at [sic] Glendalough, Co. Wicklow
|Main Creator:||Bigari, Angelo Maria|
View from the south-west, of Trinity Church in Glendalough, County Wicklow, Ireland, showing the south doorway and details of the annexe on which was mounted a round tower, which fell in 1881. In the foreground two gentlemen discuss the scene.
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From: Antiquities of Abbeys, Castles, & Towers in Ireland / assembled by Austin Cooper in 1875 (page 33).
Drawing was never engraved but was the result of a visit to Glendalough by Angelo Bigari (fl. 1772-1779) and Gabriel Beranger (ca. 1730-1817). The two artist visited the monastery on October 12th and 13th, 1779.
Title inscribed in ink l.c.
Drawing within ink frame 16.2 x 24.2 cm.
Image pasted onto sheet.
Physical description: 1 drawing : image 16 x 24 cm., on paper 19.1 x 27.2 cm., on sheet 23.3 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) 33||
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