Sketch books of Irish antiquities

by W. Frazer.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Creator: Frazer, William, d. 1905, artist.
Contributors: Beranger, Gabriel, ca. 1729-1817, artist
Format: Book
Notes:Includes manuscript notes, photographs and cuttings.

Thirty-six volumes of Irish antiquities; being copies by W. Frazer after drawings by G. Petrie, G. Du Noyer, G. Beranger, W. F. Wakeman and others.

The drawings are largely of architectural constructions, doorways, windows, loop holes, columns, relief decorations. Also stone pillars, dolmens or cromlechs, crannogs, crosses and other antiquarian remains including numerous views of castles, abbeys, round towers, etc.

Physical description: 36 albums (2,382 p. of drawings) : pen and sepia, sepia wash, ink wash, pen, ink, watercolour ; 32.4 x 28.1 cm. or smaller.

Citations/References: Catalogue of Irish Topographical Prints and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes ; New edition revised and enlarged by Michael Hewson - Dublin : Malton Press, 1975, p. 122-132.

Published / Created: ca. 1889-1897.