Plan of the Abbey of Cong, Co. Mayo
Bigari ; A.C. April 1800
|Main Creator:||Cooper, Austin, 1759-1830, artist.|
Plan of the Augustinian Abbey at Cong, County Mayo, Ireland.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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Watermark is A Blackwell 1796.
Austin Cooper copied a number of plans arising out of a tour of Connacht undertaken by Bigari and Beranger in 1779.
Physical description: 1 drawing : pen & wash ; 28.4 x 19 cm.
Citations/References: Memoir of Gabriel Beranger / Sir William Wilde. - Dublin 1880 page 65
Attributed to Austin Cooper (1759-1800) after an original by Angelo Maria Bigari (fl. 1772-1779), who visited Cong on July 24th, 1779, with Gabriel Beranger (1729-1817).