The Kilkenny Cats; or, old and young Ireland "Coming to the Scratch."
"Oh, leave then alone, / They'll fight to the bone, / And leave naught but their tails behind 'em."
Daniel O'Connell, (1775-1847), as a cat with collar "Old Ireland", hissing at another cat with collar "Young Ireland". In the background are posters "Conciliation Hall", "The Nation", "Hurrah for Repale" and "Weathercock for sale. None but Whigs need apply!". Cartoon represents the conflict between Daniel O'Connell and the Young Ireland movement.
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[London] : 8th August, 1846.
Illustration from "Punch", 8th August, 1846.
Physical description: 1 print : wood engraving ; 18.9 x 25.8 cm..
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|PD 2120 TX (2) 47||Prints & Drawings - Appt. only||Prints & Drawings|
Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.