A circa 1860 engraving by J B Allen after a painting by William Bartlett , entitled ” Kilkenny Castle”. This view is from the bridge, looking back up at the castle, you can still walk along there today.
James Baylis Allen was an English line-engraver,he was part of school of landscape engravers that started in Birmingham. He also engraved works by Turner.
William Henry Bartlett (March 26, 1809 – September 13, 1854) was a well known artist, his works where known for being made into engravings.
It was published by George Virtue between 1854 to 1860.
Paper size is 10 3/4 inches by 8 1/2 inches with the actual engraving 7 by 5 inches.
Engraving is in excellent condition, paper has small areas of age related foxing. Please see pictures.
Price includes standard postage in Ireland.