Pont de Vieux Weir, Killarney

Artist(s) : William Henry Bartlett (Draughtsman), George K. Richardson (Engraver)

View of the Old Weir Bridge, Killarney. River scene with a double-arch bridge and two rowing boats, the first with a female passenger aboard and another embarking, both women wearing large bonnets. Other figures on the shore. Waterfowl. Trees and luxuriant vegetation on either side. Ruined castle and crags in the distance.

Inscribed in Image

  • Signature – W.H. Bartlett. / G.K. Richardson.
  • Caption outside of boundaries of image – Pont de Vieux Weir, Killarney
  • Text outside of boundaries of image – Irlande au XIXe siècle

Image Details

Genre Landscape
Technique Engravings
Subject(s) Nature
Geographical Location
  • Old Weir Bridge - Killarney National Park - Named locality
  • Kerry - County
  • Munster - Province
Keywords(s) Birds, Boats, Bridges, Castles, Headgear, Men, Passengers, People, Rivers, Rock formations, Trees, Women
Colour Monochrome
Published / created 1845

Bibliographical Details

Rights Private collection. Contact Ireland Illustrated.
Pont de Vieux Weir, Killarney