Ballymote Church or Abbey, Co. Sligo
|Main Creator:||Bigari, Angelo Maria|
View of the church at Ballymote, County Sligo, Ireland, with a Gothic entrance doorway on the left and remains of a traceried Gothic window on the right. There are trees in the background.
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Title inscribed in ink on verso.
This drawing was made by Bigari when he was on a tour of Connaught with his friend Gabriel Beranger (1729-1817).
Physical description: 1 drawing : ink wash ; 15.3 x 24.3 cm.
Attributed to Angelo Maria Bigari (fl. 1772-1779) and this is confirmed by the letterpress on p. 76 of Vol. II of Francis Grose's "Antiquities of Ireland" (1796), which describes the engraving of this drawing (Pl. 99) as "taken from an original drawing by Bigari, in the collection of the Right Hon. William Conyngham."
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|Coo 2122 TX (73)||
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.