This sketch of the Carneys father and two sons going to execution to Brona Breena [Bohernabreena] county of Dublin for the murder of Sir Robert (then Captain) Shaw's Land Steward. There was an imposing escort the famous 7th Dragoon Guards or old Black Horse and 2 Nine Pounders. Captain Shaw, the High Sheriff and Colonel of Dragoon Guards are in Advance. I was present at the time as the melancholy procession was passing thro Roundtown and will never forget it - 1817.
Original sketch by Sadler.
|Main Creator:||Sadler, William, artist|
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20th July, 1880.
Physical description: 1 drawing : watercolour ; 25 x 36.7 cm..
Reproduction Note: Neg. No.: 22592.
Attributed to William Sadler.
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|PD 3176 TX 16||Prints & Drawings - Appt. only||Prints & Drawings|
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