Volunteer demonstration in the Old High Street of Belfast, 1793, in honour of the destruction of the Bastille.
Printed text underneath image on recto reads: In the collection of Robert Day, F.S.A., Myrtle Hill House, Cork, by whose kind permission the picture is here reproduced. Painted by John Carey from Designs by F.J.B, Belfast. The North began, the North held on. God bless the Northern Land! - Davis. Painted by John Carey from designs by F. J. B. Belfast. Illustrations present on lower right of the belt plates of the Belfast Volunteers, 1778 and on the lower left the Belfast Merchants Corps, 1779. On verso are images of "Medals of the Irish Volunteers awarded for military services, skill in gunnery, swordsmanship, etc. from the unique collection of medals, breastplates, and other Volunteer Relics in the Possession of R. Day, F.S.A., by whose kindness they are here presented".
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[Dublin : The Lady of the House] ; Christmas 1907.
Formerly held at PD HP (1793) 1 (A).
The Lady of the House, Christmas 1907.
Physical description: 1 print : relief halftone ; 30.8 x 48.5 cm..
Reproduction Note: Neg. no.: 15423 and 21920.
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.