Staggering Bob "on his last legs"
Wm. Tell, 1844.
|Main Creator:||Tell, William, fl.1844 artist.|
Daniel O'Connell, M.P., (1775-1847), holding a leash for a calf with the face of Prime Minister Sir Robert Peel, (1788-1850), while another calf, with the face of Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, (1769-1852), lies knifed by Emancipation. A 'staggering Bob' was a veal calf ready for slaughter.
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Dublin : James McCormick, 16 Church Place, 1844.
Hints & Hits;
Printed l.l.: One Penny.
Printed l.r.: Cold. [coloured] Two pence.
Physical description: 1 print : wood engraving ; image 20 x 24.6 cm., pasted on sheet 21.7 x 27.2 cm..