Curiosities in Ireland

Imaginary landscape where natural and man-made attractions appear in the same view. They include the Wicklow Mountains, the Skelligs, a section of the Giant’s Causeway, a round tower, and a high cross.

Inscribed in Image

  • Caption outside of boundaries of image – Curiosities in Ireland, Viz. Glandilough Mountains, the Skelig Isle, a Round Tower, a Cross, part of the Giants Causeway, &c.

Image Details

Genre Landscape
Technique Engravings
Subject(s) Antiquities and archaeological sites, Nature, Transportation
Keywords(s) Archaeological sites, Carriages & coaches, Coach drivers, Crosses, Hats, High crosses, Horses, Lakes & ponds, Mountains, People, Rock formations, Round towers, Seas, Steeples, Towers, Trees
Colour Monochrome
Dimensions 9.6 cm x 17.3 cm
Published / created 1769

Bibliographical Details

Travel Account Hibernia Curiosa
Print or manuscript Print
Location of image in copy opp. p. 1
Source copy National Library of Ireland J.9141.BUS/1769
Rights Courtesy of the National Library of Ireland