An evening stroll.
|Main Creator:||Cole, Charles William., fl. 1880-1905, artist|
Landlord taking a walk under the protection of soldiers during the Land Wars, 1880.
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[between 12th and 26th November, 1880].
Titles inscribed in ink l.l. on sheet and l.r. on image.
C.W. Cole spent time in Ireland working as a special artist for the The Graphic reporting on the events relating to the Irish Land League, 1880. At Ballinrobe, County Mayo, Ireland, he covered the so-called Boycott Relief Expedition (12th - 26th November, 1880) where the army had to escort the 50 "Orange Labourers", employed to save Captain Boycott's crops, to and from their camp at Lough Mask.
Image published in slightly altered form as a wood engraving entitle "An Irish Landlord's Constitutional", as part of a series of illustrations on page 505, under the title "The Land Agitation in Ireland", in The Graphic, November 20th, 1880.
Physical description: 1 drawing : pen ; image 11.2 x 17 cm., pasted on sheet 26.5 x 34.6 cm..
Attributed to C.W. Cole, (fl. 1880-1905).
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|PD 2002 TX 16||
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.