Four watercolours of the Giant's Causeway region by Andrew Nicholl

1) Andrew Nicholl 'Carrick-a-rede, Co.


Details

Medium:
Pencil & watercolour & ink
Dimensions:
1) 32.5 x 42.5 cm; 2) 19.4 x 31.5 cm; 3) 40.6 x 66 cm; 4) 17.5 x 26.3 cm
Art Fund grant:
£13,078 ( Total: £16,348)
Acquired in:
2004
Vendor:
Christie's

Antrim', n/d; 2) John Nixon 'The Giant's Causeway', 1790; 3) Andrew Nicholl ' Pleaskin Head, Co. Antrim', n/d; 4) Andrew Nicholl 'Giant's Eye, Causeway Head', 1859. Illustrate the landscapes of and visitors to the Giant's Causeway region in the mid-1800s. Purchased by the Art Fund with the assistance of the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation.

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Provenance

1) Oriel Gallery 1978; private collection; Christie's. 2) Green's Antiques, Dublin; private collection; Christie's. 3) Christie's. 4) Christie's.

Venue details

Ballycastle Museum 59 Castle Street, BALLYCASTLE County Antrim BT54 6AS 028 2076 2025 www.causewaycoastandglens.gov.uk

Entry details

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