The United Irish patriots of 1798, Samuel Neilson, Michael Dwyer, John Sheares, William Corbett, Arthur O'Connor, A. H. [Archibald Hamilton] Rowan, William Jackson, W. J. [William James] Mac Nevin, Mathew Teeling, Robert Emmett, Henry Sheares, T. [Theobald] Wolfe Tone, J. [James] Napper Tandy, T.A. [Thomas Addis] Emmet, Thos. [Thomas] Russell, James Hope, H. J. [Henry Joy] Mac Cracken, Lord E. [Edward] Fitzgerald
Group portrait of members of the United Irishmen - note this is a proof copy [printed as such on sheet, lower right] - possibly published to commemorate the centenary of the 1798 Rebellion? In the background, depicted directly behind Robert Emmett is the former Irish House of Parliament on College Green, Dublin.
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[London] published by Lipschitz, 84 Brushfield Street, Bishopsgate, London [n.d., between ca. 1890 and 1900]
Formerly held at NLI Call No. PD HP (1798) 5 (A).
Physical description: 1 print : lithograph, image 43.8 x 60.5 cm., on sheet 62.4 x 78.5 cm.
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