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Drawing - Ross Castle, Killarney

Ross Castle, Killarney

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Ireland (drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1825-70 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Forster Bequest

  • Museum number:

    F.88:79

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Pen and ink drawing depicting Ross Castle. Inscribed with title

Place of Origin

Ireland (drawn)

Date

ca. 1825-70 (drawn)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink drawing

Marks and inscriptions

Ross Castle, Killarney
Inscribed in ink at bottom left corner.

Dimensions

Height: 13 cm, Width: 18.5 cm

Descriptive line

Drawing by Daniel Maclise depicting Ross Castle, Killarney. Ireland, ca. mid-19th century.

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

Castles

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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