[A rider on a horse passes a woman crossing the road and carrying branches in her hands]
|Main Creator:||Cole, Charles William., fl. 1880-1905, artist|
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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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.
Published as a wood engraving on page 584, in the Graphic Newspaper, December 11th, 1880, under the title "3. On the road to Ballinrobe: An "illigant" rider."
Physical description: 1 drawing : ink ; image 10.3 x 17.3 cm., pasted on sheet 26.5 x 34.6 cm..
Attributed to C.W. Cole, (fl. 1880-1905).