Melefont, Co. Louth
|Main Creator:||Gandon, James, 1742-1823, artist.|
Sketch of the "Lavabo", an octagonal washing house for the monks, at Mellifont Abbey, County Louth, Ireland. This 13th Century building is the most recognisable building and finest piece of Cistercian architecture in Ireland.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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[between ca. 1780 and 1800].
Inscribed in pencil on verso: Engraved.
Title inscribed in ink on verso.
Physical description: 1 drawing : pen & ink wash ; 23.7 x 19 cm..
Citations/References: Irish topographical prints & drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Malton Press, Dublin, 1975, P. 135.
Attributed to James Gandon, (1742-1823).