Door & Window of Roserk Abbey, Co.y Mayo
G.B. delin. ; A.C. Oct. 1799
|Main Creator:||Cooper, Austin, 1759-1830, artist.|
Details of a door and window of the fifteenth century Third Order Franciscan Abbey of Rosserk, near Ballina, County Mayo, Ireland.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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Inscribed in ink beside drawing of door: 4 feet the whole door ; 7 feet.
Title inscribed in ink l.c. on image.
Physical description: 1 drawing : pen & wash ; image 24.5 x 19.6 cm. pasted on sheet 29.2 x 20.6 cm.
Attributed to Austin Cooper (1759-1830) after a drawing by Gabriel Beranger (ca. 1730-1817), who visited Rosserk Abbey near Ballina on July 13th, 1779 (as recorded in Sir William Wilde's Memoir of Gabriel Beranger (Dublin 1880) page 58.)