Dunluce Castle Ireland County of Antrim
from a drawing by Mr. Nixon.
|Main Creator:||Nixon, James, 1741-1812, artist.|
View of the ruins of Dunluce Castle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, overlooking the cliff and sea. A man in the foreground waves to a man standing on a bridge leading to the castle on the cliff. Another man in the foreground climbs onto a rock from the sea.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
|Published / Created:||
[between ca. 1761 and 1794].
Engraved and published as plate 1 in Volume 2 of "Antiquities of Ireland" by Francis Grose, and published by Samuel Hooper, High Holborn, London, 1794.
Inscribed in ink on verso of drawing: Reduced.
Title inscribed in ink on verso of drawing.
Watermark l.c. with letters "J Whatman".
Physical description: 1 drawing : watercolour ; image 20.5 x 32 cm., on sheet 27.1 x 38.1 cm..
Citations/References: Irish topographical prints & drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Malton Press, Dublin, 1975 ; p. 137.