W.R. Drake

Period of Activity active c. 1844
Gender Male
Biographical Notes Identity unknown. Middle-class English traveller in Ireland in 1844. The original images in the travelogue are often cooperative in nature: a first sketch by him could be the basis of a more elaborate drawing by various travelling companions, including his sister. W. R. Drake features as artist for all of them.

Works


Travel Account(s)


Images

Sketch of a jaunting car (Draughtsman, Author of travel text)

Street in Newtownmountkennedy (Draughtsman, Author of travel text)

Malahide Castle and Park (Draughtsman, Author of travel text)

Picnic at Devil's Glen (Draughtsman, Author of travel text)

Path at Devil's Glen (Author of travel text)

Path in Glen of the Downs (Draughtsman, Author of travel text)