O'Connell monument with horse-drawn trams.

Dublin Core

Title

O'Connell monument with horse-drawn trams.

Subject

Monuments
Daniel O'Connell

Description

Lantern slide depicting a monument built to commemorate the 'Liberator' Daniel O Connell 1775 to 1847. In the foreground, horse drawn carriages can be seen and Nelson's Pillar can be seen in the background. The monument was sculpted by John Henry Foley 1818 to 74. He died before completion of the work and his assistant finished the sculptor. The monument is in three parts, surmounted by the figure of O Connell. The base is heavy limestone with four winged figures representing Patriotism, Fidelity, Courage and Eloquence. Originally catalogued as ' D3 VIII, 89', with no further labelling.

Creator

Betty Maguire

Publisher

The Discovery Programme

Contributor

The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (RSAI)

Format

image/tiff

Language

EN

Type

image

Identifier

RSAI Lantern Slide, Box 16

Alternative Title

BOX16_022

Date Created

11/06/15

Has Format

Scanned to 2400 dpi , 16 bit greyscale image with automatic exposure

Is Part Of

RSAI Lantern slide collection

Extent

7559 x 7559 pixels

Medium

Lantern slides

Spatial Coverage

Country: Ireland
County: Dublin
Logainm County Link: http://www.logainm.ie/100002.aspx
Town: Dublin City
Logainm Town Link: http://www.logainm.ie/1375542.aspx
Irish National Grid East: 15
Irish National Grid North: 35
Position Source: www.logainm.ie
Latitude: 53.349811
Longitude: -6.260259

Rights Holder

The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (RSAI)

Files

box16_022 copy.jpg

Citation

Betty Maguire , “O'Connell monument with horse-drawn trams. ,” Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, accessed September 23, 2021, http://rsai.locloudhosting.net/items/show/27475.

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