[Drawing of a twelfth century bronze figure with arms crossed and holding the points of his beard in each hands]
|Main Creator:||Beranger, Gabriel, ca. 1729-1817, artist|
Figure wears a kilt-like piece of clothing around the waist and bears a perforation on the breast. This figure was found under the root of a tree in County Roscommon, Ireland.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
|Published / Created:||
Inscribed u.r.: Plate 3.
Physical description: 1 print : engraving ; 17 x 10.9 cm.
Citations/References: Collectanea de Rebus Hibernicis 4 / Charles Vallancey. - Dublin 1786 Pl. 3 with pages 22-24
Citations/References: St. Machan's Shrine / T.J. Kendrick and Margaret Senior. - Archaeologia 86, 1937 page 114, Fig. 3
Possible attribution to Gabriel Beranger (1729-1817), who made a number of sketches of antiquities for Charles Vallancey's "Collectanea de Rebus Hibernicis", of which this drawing forms one of th plates.
|Call Number||View in||Collection|
|Coo 2122 TX (4) 55||
|Prints & Drawings|
Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland