"Revenge! Remember Limerick - Dash down the Sassenach"
J.D. Reigh 1886.
|Main Creator:||Reigh, John D., fl. 1875-ca. 1914, artist.|
Scene showing charge of the Irish Brigade under Lieutenant Charles O'Brien, 6th Viscount Clare, against the British forces under the duke of Cumberland at the battle of Fontenoy (30th April - 11th May 1745), during the War of the Austrian Succession (1740-1748). This commemorates one of the noted exploit of the "Wild Geese".
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Dublin : [William O'Brien], [December] 1886.
Title printed l.c..
Printed l.r.: Tomsohn & Wogan, Color Printers Dublin.
Supplement Gratis with the Christmas Number of the "Shamrock" 1886.
Physical description: 1 print : chromolithograph ; 28.1 x 43.7 cm..
Reproduction Note: Neg. No.: 25518 (Colour).
Drawn by John D. Reigh, (fl. 1875-1914).
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|PD Shamrock 1886 December (A)||Prints & Drawings - Appt. only||Prints & Drawings|
Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.