James Malton and the Invention of Georgian Dublin

The Little Museum of Dublin 15 St Stephen's Green, Dublin 2

In the 1790s a young English artist decided to create a portrait of Dublin. James Malton's timing was impeccable, as the second city of the British Empire was then among the most splendid in Europe, but Dublin went into a long decline after the Act of Union. Malton died in obscurity at the age of...