[Cricket Game at Coole Park]
|Main Creator:||Gregory, William Robert, 1881-1918|
Inscribed in ink l.r.: Capt of Coole to Lough Cutra Umpire - What Out! Did you ever see a cricket match before? You - (with hauteur) No, I am a gentleman.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
|Published / Created:||
between 1901 and 1918
Frame removed and drawing remounted by the National Library, April 1998
One of two cartoons by Robert Gregory acquired from Mealy's Castlecomer for the National Library
Physical description: 1 drawing ink 17.4 x 24.3 cm.
Citations/References: Mealy's Castlecomer : Important Sale of Rare, Valuable and Interesting Books, Manuscripts & Ephemera, including Bank Notes, etc., & a collection of Philatelic & Numismatic Material on Wednesday & Thursday, December 3rd & 4th, 1997 p. 78, lot no. 478
Attributed to Robert Gregory as the cartoon is from his scrap book but neither the artist nor the characters, if not fictitious, are identified. Robert Gregory was an artist but never signed any of his work