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William Burton Conyngham and his Irish circle of antiquarian artists

Author: Peter Harbison
Publisher: New Haven : Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art : Yale University Press, [2012]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In the midst of a resurgence of pride in Ireland's history during the 18th century, William Burton, later Conyngham (1733-1796), strove to emulate his British counterparts in producing albums of engravings illustrating the beauties of the country's heritage. To further his aims, he formed the Hibernian Antiquarian Society, which lasted only four years due to internal strife. Nevertheless, Burton Conyngham began  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Catalogs
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Named Person: William Burton Conyngham; William Burton Conyngham; William Burton Conyngham; William Burton Conyngham
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Harbison
ISBN: 9780300180725 0300180721
OCLC Number: 830661981
Description: xv, 226 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: William Burton Conyngham : Maecenas and Superior Patriot --
The Genesis of Burton Conyngham's Collection of Drawings --
The Hibernian Antiquarian Society --
Expeditions to Glendalough, Connacht, Wexford, Tipperary and Down --
Artists Represented in Burton Conyngham's Collection-I : The Four Bs --
Artists Represented in Burton Conyngham's Collection-II : Other Artists --
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Responsibility: Peter Harbison.

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