[View of Dublin from near the Wellington Monument]

Panoramic view of Dublin City from the west. A dirt road is in the foreground. A figure with two cows or horses is on the road, and a group of three figures is by the roadside. The Wellington Monument is further in the distance, on the left-hand side, and a bridge crosses the Liffey on the right. Dublin City is in the background. The image is dated 16 April 1826.

Inscribed in Image

  • Text within boundaries of image – 16 April 1826

Image Details

Genre Townscape
Technique Watercolour paintings
Subject(s) Cities and towns
Geographical Location
  • Wellington Monument, Phoenix Park - Named locality
  • Dublin - Town or city
  • Dublin - County
  • Leinster - Province
Keywords(s) Buildings, Hills, Houses, Livestock, Men, Obelisks, People, Rivers, Trees
Colour Handcoloured
Dimensions 18.5 cm x 11.4 cm
Published / created 1826

Bibliographical Details

Travel Account Journal of a tour in Kerry, Tipperary and Cork
Note Anon.
Print or manuscript Manuscript
Location of image in copy p. 77
Source copy National Library of Ireland MS 49,527
Rights Courtesy of the National Library of Ireland
View of Dublin from near the Wellington Monument