Head Constable Mack giving evidence
|Main Creator:||Cole, Charles William., fl. 1880-1905, artist|
Sketch of Head Constable Mack, head and shoulders. Sketch on right of prisoners listening to him. Two of them have their heads in their right hands.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
|Published / Created:||
29th November, 1880.
Inscribed in ink l.l. on image: Alleged Boycott riot[ers?], 29 November 80.
Title inscribed in ink m.c. 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 : pencil ; image 11.1 x 17.7 cm., pasted on sheet 26.5 x 34.6 cm..
Attributed to C.W. Cole, (fl. 1880-1905).