Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, GLASNEVIN, PROSPECT CEMETERY, CURRAN MEMORIAL

Name: PAPWORTH, JOHN THOMAS
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, GLASNEVIN, PROSPECT CEMETERY, CURRAN MEMORIAL
Date: 1834
Nature: Richly sculpted granite Doric sarcophagus 'modelled on the tomb of Scipio Barbatus at Rome' in memory of John Philpot Curran.
Refs: Design exh. RHA 1840, no. 344; Irish Penny Journal I (1840-41), 409-10(illus.); APSD, P, 40; W.J. Fitzpatrick, History of the Dublin Catholic cemeteries (1900), 26-31(illus.)