Volume XV

Conor Lucey

Volume XV contains contributions from Sarah Foster, Caroline Pegum, David Lawrence, Madeline Shanahan, Louise Harrington, Michael McCarthy, Valerie Moffat, William Laffan and Brendan Rooney.


  • ‘Ornament and Splendour’: shops and shopping in Georgian Dublin

    Sarah Foster

  • Bishop Simon Digby (c. 1645-1720): a reappraisal of the nature and status of his artistic practice

    Caroline Pegum

  • High Victorian stained glass by Lavers & Barraud in six churches in county Cork

    David Lawrence

  • Dining on words: Manuscript recipe books, culinary change and elite food culture in Ireland, 1660-1830

    Madeline Shanahan

  • The work of Cork’s Wide Streets Commissioners on Washington Street

    Louise Harrington

  • An Irish Artist at the Bullfight in 1789

    Michael McCarthy

  • 'A map of her jurisdiction’, the account books of Meliora Adlercron of Dawson Street, Dublin, 1782-94

    Valerie Moffat

  • Two new works by Thomas Roberts (1748-1777)

    William Laffan and Brendan Rooney

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