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Drawing - Eagle's Nest, Killarney
  • Eagle's Nest, Killarney
    Maclise, Daniel RA, born 1806 - died 1870
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Eagle's Nest, Killarney

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Ireland (drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1826 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Maclise, Daniel RA, born 1806 - died 1870 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Forster Bequest

  • Museum number:

    F.88:373

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 35, box D

Physical description

Pencil drawing depicting a landscape in Killarney, Ireland.

Place of Origin

Ireland (drawn)

Date

ca. 1826 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Maclise, Daniel RA, born 1806 - died 1870 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Drawing

Marks and inscriptions

Eagless Nest Killarney
Inscribed in pencil, botton left.

Dimensions

Height: 13 cm, Width: 18.5 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing by Daniel Maclise entitled 'Eagle's Nest, Killarney'. Ireland, ca. 1826.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Pillar stand of thirty frames, containing three hundred and ninety drawings and sketches in pencil, pen and ink, and colour - figures, landscapes, etc. There are also seven by other hands (aside from Maclise) - Calderon, T.S. Cooper, Cope, Herbert, and Landseer, all R.A., F. Danby, A.R.A., and G. Cattermole.

These drawings and sketches include the following celebrated persons, amongst whom were several more of the Gallery of Illustrious Literary Characters: C.J. Apperley, Sir Egerton Brydges, Edward Bulwer-Lytton (Lord Lytton), G. Cattermole, Sir Alexander Cockburn, Joshua Cristall, Benjamin Disraeli (Earl of Beaconsfield), M. Faraday etc.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Landscape; Landscapes

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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