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1 Dalsimer, Adele M. Visualizing Ireland: National Identity and the Pictorial Tradition.
Boston, Massachussets. Faber And Faber Ltd. 1993 0571198139 / 9780571198139 Softcover Near Fine 
8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; vi - 230 pp. A collection of essays, articles and commentaries (13 in all), asked for and compiled in honour of an exhibition from the National Gallery of Ireland being on display at the Boston College Museum of Art. A comment from the back cover made by Seamus Heaney: "A significant extension of the field of Irish cultrural studies. The essays combine professional method with personal conviction . . . ". Contents: 1 - "The Real Molly Macree" by Margaret MacCurtain, 2 - "Ancient Rubbish and Interior Spaces: M. A. Butler and M. J. Farrell, Dis-covered" by Kristin Morrison, 3 - "Going to the Levee as Ascendancy Spectacle: Alternative Narratives in an Irish painting" by Vera Kreilkamp, 4 - "Looking at the Pictures: Art and Artfulness in Colonial Ireland" by Kevin O'Neill, 5 - "The Historical, the Sacred, the Romantic: Medieval Texts into Irish Watercolors" by Pamela Berger, 6 - "Picturing an Exhibition: James Mahony's Watercolors of the Irish Industrial Exhibition of 1853" by Nancy Netzer, 7 - "Describing Dublin: Francis Place's Visit, 1698-1699" by Raymond Gillespie, 8 - "Irish Antiquarian Artists" by Marie de Paor, 9 - "Geological Artistry: The Drawings and Watercolors of George Victor du Noyer in the Archives of the Geological Survey of Ireland" by Jean Archer, 10 - "Francis Wheatley: His Irish Paintings, 1779-1783" by James Kelly, 11 - "The Traditional Irish Thatched House: Image and Reality, 1793-1993" by Brian P. Kennedy, 12 - "The Portrait Artist as a Young Man:Letters of Bernard Mulrenin, 1825-1834" by Alf MacLochlainn, 13 - "The Irish Peasant Had All His Heart: J. M. Synge in the Country Shop" by Adele M. Dalsimer. Illustrated with black and white drawings and reproductions. Each essay has notes and works cited. Minor wear to the covers, otherwise the book appears to have been used very little if at all. 5442 
Price: 9.00 CDN
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