The Siege of Limerick, August 9th-31st, 1691.
Dedicated to the women of Limerick /
Drawn by Henry Mac Manus A.R.H.A. ; Litho-mezzotinted by W.H. Holbrooke.
|Main Creator:||Holbrooke, William Henry, fl. 1821-1848, engraver.|
Scene showing the siege of Limerick, 1690, by the Williamite forces. Women hurl stones at the attackers. In the foreground a wounded man is being given the last rites by a priest.
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Dublin : W.H. Holbrooke, 4 Cross Street, [between ca. 1821 and 1848].
Text about the siege of Limerick by John Cornelius O'Callahan.
Published for the publishers of "The Victoria History of Ireland".
Physical description: 2 prints (1 hand-coloured) : mezzotint ; 40.3 x 40.3 cm. or smaller.
Reproduction Note: Neg. no.: 22539.
Attributed to William Henry Holbrooke, (fl. 1821-1848), after an original drawing by Henry Mac Manus, (ca. 1810-1878).
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.