Breasting the storm.
Erin. -"I am used to this sort of thing by this time, and know that it will blow over, In any case it shall not alter my resolution to reach my destination."
|Main Creator:||O'Hea, J. F. (John Fergus), ca.1838-1922, artist|
Published while Gladstone was contemplating Home Rule. Erin stands on top of a rocky peak holding parchment of "Constitutional Methods". she walks past a British lion and bulldog. A serpent labeled "Anti-Irish Press" is coiled around a signpost marked "To College Green".
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[Dublin : P.J. Gormley], 23rd January, 1886.
Supplement given away with the Weekly Freeman 23rd January, 1886. Price three half-pence.
Physical description: 1 print : col. chromolithograph ; 42.9 x 28.5 cm..
Citations/References: Images of Erin in the Age of Parnell / L. Perry Curtis Jr. National Library of Ireland, 2000 ; (Fig 19.) p. 36.
Attributed to John Fergus O'Hea, (ca. 1838-1922).
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|PD Weekly Freeman 1886 January 23 (A)||
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