The Monastery near Glendalough
|Main Creator:||Bigari, Angelo Maria|
View of the chancel of the Augustinian Priory of St. Saviour at Glendalough, County Wicklow, Ireland. In the foreground sits an artist, sketching, who is being gestured to by a second figure who stands on the extreme left.
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From: Antiquities of Abbeys, Castles, & Towers in Ireland / assembled by Austin Cooper in 1875 (page 32).
Drawing was never engraved but was the result of a visit to Glendalough by Angelo Bigari (fl. 1772-1779) and Gabriel Beranger (ca. 173-1817). The two artist visited the monastery on October 12th and 13th, 1779.
Title inscribed in ink l.c.
Drawing within ink frame 16.5 x 24.1 cm.
Image pasted onto sheet.
Physical description: 1 drawing : image 16.3 x 23.8 cm., on paper 18.7 x 26.7 cm., mounted on sheet 24.4 x 29.1 cm.
Citations/References: Ancient Ireland / Jacqueline O'Brien & Peter Harbison. - London, 1996 pages 66-70 with brief bibliography on page 245
Attributed to Angelo Maria Bigari (fl. 1772-1779).
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|Coo 2122 TX (3) 32||
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