John Hudson (Ireland)
Cloister and the great yew tree, Muckross Abbey, Killarney
Albumen print, Carte-de-visite, 1860s to 1870s
With the title penciled, in a period hand, mount recto; and the title and photographer's name printed mount verso. NOTE: Muckross was built in 1448 as a Franciscan friary. It is known, in part, for its cloisters which surround a massive yew tree. The yew is said to be as old as the abbey itself.
Size:2 1/2 x 4 in. (6 x 10 cm.)
No. 21.29