Port de Cove

Artist(s) : William Henry Bartlett (Draughtsman), Charles Cousen (Engraver)

Panoramic view of Cobh and its harbour. Numerous ships, steamers, a steam-propelled paddle boat, small craft. Fortified island, towers, castles. In the foreground, a steep coastal strip with houses, a church and numerous people.

Inscribed in Image

  • Signature – W.H. Bartlett / C. Cousen
  • Caption outside of boundaries of image – Port de Cove.
  • Text outside of boundaries of image – Irlande au XIXe siècle.

Image Details

Genre Landscape
Technique Engravings
Subject(s) Cities and towns, Forts and fortifications, Marines
Geographical Location
  • Cobh - Town or city
  • Cork - County
  • Munster - Province
Keywords(s) Bays (Bodies of water), Boats, Castles, Chimneys, Churches, Cliffs, Crosses, Harbours, Hills, Islands, Men, People, Ships, Towers, Women
Colour Monochrome
Published / created 1845

Bibliographical Details

Travel Account L'Irlande au dix-neuvième siècle
Print or manuscript Print
Location of image in copy between pp. 64 and 65
Source copy Private collection. Contact Ireland Illustrated.
Rights Private collection. Contact Ireland Illustrated
Port de Cove