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Gold Mines, county of Wicklow

1804

Print after Thomas Sautelle Roberts

From the collection

Title

Gold Mines, county of Wicklow

Date

1804

Artist

Description

Landscape with men digging and sifting for gold in the foreground, smoke rising from cottages beyond, mountain in the background, partly obscured by clouds. 1804. Hand-coloured aquatint.
Additional Makers: Print maker - John Bluck
Inscription: Lettered below image with title, description of mining activities, production detail: "T. Sautell Roberts delt.", J. Bluck fecit" and publication line: "London: Published as the Act directs 19th. May, 1804"
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Location

County Wicklow, Republic of Ireland

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