Imported labour waiting orders.
Capt. Boycott in distance.
|Main Creator:||Cole, Charles William., fl. 1880-1905, artist|
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The "Orange Labourers" waiting around while a Hussar on horseback guards them, County Mayo, Ireland.
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. At Ballinrobe 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 camp at Lough Mask.
Physical description: 1 drawing : pen ; image 10.7 x 17 cm., pasted on sheet 26.4 x 34.6 cm..
Attributed to C.W. Cole, (fl. 1880-1905).
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|PD 2002 TX 25(C)||
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.