The Abbey of Banada Co. of Sligo
|Main Creator:||Bigari, Angelo Maria|
Interior of Banada Abbey, County Sligo, Ireland, looking through the arch of the tower to the east end of the church. A burial is taking place in the foreground with two women on the extreme right mourning in dramatic poses.
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From: Antiquities of Abbeys, Castles, & Towers in Ireland / assembled by Austin Cooper in 1875 (page 13).
Engraving of this drawing (with different people in the foreground) is found in Vol. I of Francis Grose's Antiquities of Ireland (London, 1791 (should be 1794)) as Pl. 95.
Inscribed in ink u.r.: 18.
Title inscribed l.c.
Drawing within ink frame 24.2 x 16 cm.
Image pasted onto sheet.
Physical description: 1 drawing : image 24 X 16 cm., on paper 27 x 19.2 cm., on sheet 29.2 x 24.5 cm.
Citations/References: Medieval Religious Houses Ireland / Aubrey Gwynn & R.N. Hadcock . - London, 1970 page 296
Citations/References: Irish Churches & Monastic Buildings, Vol. III / H.G. Leask. - Dundalk 1971 page 178
Attributed to Angelo Maria Bigari (fl. 1772-1779).
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|Coo 2122 TX (3) 13||Prints & Drawings - Appt. only||Prints & Drawings|