Addair Castle, Co. Limerick
Reduced by T.C. ; from Dr. Wynn [sic].
|Main Creator:||Cocking, Thomas, fl. ca. 1783-1791, artist.|
View of Desmond Castle, Adare, County Limerick, Ireland, beside a river or lake with a tower in the distance on the other shore.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
|Published / Created:||
[between ca. 1783-1791].
Engraving of this drawing by Sparrow and published as Plate 58 by Samuel Hooper, May 21st, 1792, in Volume I of "The Antiquities of Ireland" by Francis Grose (publisher: Samuel Hooper, No. 212 High Holborn, London, 1794).
Inscribed in ink l.l. on verso of drawing: Addair Castle once belonged to the El. of Desmond County of Limerick.
Inscribed in ink m.c. on verso of drawing: Engraved.
Title inscribed in ink u.l..
Watermark is part of a shield and is visible l.c..
Physical description: 1 drawing : watercolour & ink ; 26.1 x 34.2 cm..
Citations/References: Irish Topographical Prints & Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Malton Press for National Library of Ireland Society, 1975, p. 133.
Attributed to Thomas Cocking, (fl. ca. 1783-1791), after an original by Reverend Dr. Wynne, (fl. ca. 1794).