St. Mary's in the town of Wexford
J.J. Barralet Dublin 1780
|Main Creator:||Barralet, John James, ca. 1747-1815, artist.|
View from the choir of St. Mary's Church, Wexford, Ireland, through the chancel arch to the west doorway, with window above. There are some standing headstones in the nave, along with what is probably a box-tomb.
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5th October 1780.
Title inscribed on verso of paper mount which has been removed during conservation.
This drawing was not engraved until 1793.
Physical description: 1 drawing : wash ; 23.6 x 16.5 cm.
Citations/References: Memoir of Gabriel Beranger / Sir William Wilde. - Dublin 1880 p. 148
Citations/References: Engraved in: Antiquities of Ireland / Francis Grose. - Vol. I. 1791 Pl. 132
According to the memoirs of Gabriel Beranger (1729-1817), Barralet visited St. Mary's Church, Wexford, Ireland, on October 5th, 1780.
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