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IRISH ARTISTS & ILLUSTRATION 1830-1930

Caption: Drogheda

Caption:
Drogheda
Artist:
Petrie, George
Materials:
Paper (fiber material), Ink
Techniques:
Engraving
Engraver:
Miller, William
Author:
Petrie, George
Title of Publication:
Ten views of picturesque scenery in the north and north-west of Ireland
Publisher:
W. Curry, Jun. and Co.
Publication place:
Dublin
Publication date:
1830
Note on artwork:
The image depicts the view from the south side of Drogheda town, showing part of the bridge, quay and a busy main street.
References:
ONDB online, DIB online, Grove Art online, Strickland. Neither of the first two is accurate in all details. P. Murray, George Petrie (1790-1866): the rediscovery of Ireland's past, Kinsale, 2004.


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