The false Ireland and the true. Erin strangling the hag of Hawarden [William Gladstone]. /
Tom Merry. del et. lith.
|Main Creator:||Merry, Tom, 1853-1902, artist.|
William Gladstone, leader of the Liberal Party, is depicted dressed as an old woman playing a harp while being strangled by Erin. Beneath Gladstone's skirt, emerges a masked moonlighter with gun, dagger and a case of dynamite. All the figures are arranged into the shape of a map of Ireland.
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[London] : June 23rd, 1888.
St. Stephen's Review Presentation Cartoon, June 23rd 1888.
Physical description: 1 print : col. chromolithograph ; 53 x 35 cm..
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|PD St Stephen's Review 1888 June 23 (A)||
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.