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King O'Conner's Castle, Ireland

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From the Collection

Additional makers

Print maker - Francis Jukes

Description

View of an overgrown round tower, on the seashore wiht ships on the water in the distance to left and a coastal path running into the foreground; after Morgan. Colour etching and aquatint with additional hand-colouring.

Inscription

Scratched below the image with the title in open, strengthened letters and 'Morgan del,,t / Jukes fecit'

Image Licence

Image Credit

image © Trustees of the British Museum

From the Watercolour World

Location

Doonagore Castle, Co. Clare, Republic of Ireland

Medium

Tww Comment

Possibly Doonagore Castle. In its early days, Doonagore Castle passed between two of the strongest clans in County Clare – the O'Brien's and the O'Connor's.