[A group of men and women]
|Main Creator:||Cole, Charles William., fl. 1880-1905, artist|
Women wear shawls over their heads. One women wears a cap. The men are hatless. They're probably watching a trial going on.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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Inscribed in ink l.l. on sheet: The "Coorst" House.
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 of 2 drawings on the same sheet : pen ; image 10.7 x 14.5 cm., pasted on sheet 26.5 x 34.6 cm..
Attributed to C.W. Cole, (fl. 1880-1905).