Calves M'Day [market day], Ballinrobe
|Main Creator:||Cole, Charles William., fl. 1880-1905, artist|
Market day in Ballinrobe, County Galway, Ireland, with calves feeding and people walking around.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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Drawing is flanked on either side by 2 other drawings on the sheet. Drawing on left is of a man in casual clothes. Drawing on right is of a military personnel in uniform.
Title inscribed in ink l.l. 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. He covered the so-called Boycott Relief Expedition (12th - 26th November, 1880), in which the army escorted the 50 "Orange Labourers", employed to save Captain Boycott's crops, to and from their cmap at Lough Mask.
Physical description: 1 drawing : pen ; image 11 x 17.8 cm., pasted on sheet 26.5 x 34.6 cm..
Attributed to C.W. Cole, (fl. 1880-1905).