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    Sale 7813

    Glin Castle - A Knight in Ireland

    7 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 101

    Nathaniel Grogan (1740-1807)

    Castle Hyde, Co. Cork

    Price Realised  

    Nathaniel Grogan (1740-1807)
    Castle Hyde, Co. Cork
    pencil and watercolour heightened with gum arabic
    13¾ x 21¾ in. (34.9 x 55.3 cm.)


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    The Palladian Castle Hyde was built for the Hyde family around 1760, with extensions designed by the Cork architect Abraham Hargreaves the Elder, which were completed in 1801.

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    Literature

    Crookshank & Glin, The Watercolours of Ireland, 1994, pp. 78-9, pl. 94.
    Laffan, Painting Ireland, 2006, pp. 47-50, pl. 22.