Speed the parting guests
|Main Creator:||Smyth, James, 1839-1916.|
Farewell scene with lady of the house outside her door, having her hand kissed by a man in an overcoat. Person in carriage struggles to keep control of horse which is rearing. Others struggle to climb into carriage. Maid looks out from window of house.
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Inscribed in ink l.c. on sheet under title: Goodnight - Goodnight - Parting is such sweet sorrow, / We part - only - to meet again - tomorrow -.
Inscribed in pencil l.c. on sheet: You mean tonight - says Trivy / Keep me a fast dance.
Title inscribed in ink l.c. on sheet.
Physical description: 1 drawing : watercolour ; image 33.3 x 47.4 cm., pasted on sheet 60.3 x 47.8 cm..
Attributed to Colonel James Smyth (1839-1916) of Gaybrook House, County Westmeath, Ireland.
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|PD 3084 TX 29||
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.