Collection: The Lawrence Photograph Collection >> Statue of Bishop John Jebb, St. Mary's Cathedral, Limerick...
Statue of Bishop John Jebb, St. Mary's Cathedral, Limerick City, Co. Limerick
|Main Creator:||French, Robert, 1841-1917 photographer|
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[between ca. 1865-1880].
Original date range for this photograph was ca. 1865-1914. Research by our Flickr Commons users narrowed the date to ca. 1865-1880.
Research by our Flickr Commons users established that this statue of Bishop John Jebb (1775-1833) was sculpted by Edward Hodges Baily in 1836. At right is a memorial to Major Thomas Summerfield (ca. 1767-1833), commissioned by his fellow officers; and at left is a memorial to George Tierney (merchant, d. 1788), placed by his nephew following a bequest to St. Mary's Cathedral.
Additional information about this photograph is available on the National Library of Ireland's Flickr Commons photostream http://www.flickr.com/photos/nlireland/38863848354/
Robert French was the chief photographer responsible for photographing three quarters of the Lawrence Collection. For more information, see the Dictionary of Irish Biography: http://dib.cambridge.org/viewReadPage.do?articleId=a3369
Physical description: 1 negative : glass ; 19 x 13 cm
Geographic Coverage: Limerick City, County Limerick, Province of Munster, Ireland.
Caption on glassplate reads: Statue. St Mary's. Limerick. 2704. W. L.
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