Arthur Robinsons daughter 14 yeares old the Rebbels bound her armes a broad, deflowered her one after another, tell they spoyled her then pulled the hair from her head and cut out her tongue that she might not tell of their cruelty. but she declared it by writing.
A Minister and his wife came to Dublin Jan: 30 1641 left behinde him some goods with a Sup:posed frend sent for them but could not be delivered unless he or his wife came for them She came and presently they hanged her upe.
|Main Creator:||Hollar, Wenceslaus, 1607-1677, engraver.|
"The Teares of Ireland" by James Cranford is an account of the supposed atrocities carried out by the Catholic Ulster Irish against the Protestant Planters.
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[s.l.] : [s.n.], [between ca. 1642 and 1646].
Proof of illustration published on page 47 of "The Teares of Ireland" by James Cranford, printed by Alice Norton for John Rothwell, 1642 (LO 141). Disparencies between the lines in the proof and the published illustration are evident suggesting that this proof is either from an earlier or re-worked plate.
Letters L and M printed on proof. These letters do not appear on the published illustration in "The Teares of Ireland" (LO 141).
Printed l.r. on proof is the number "6".
Physical description: 1 print : engraving ; image 12.3 x 6.8 cm., plate mark 12.7 x 7.1 cm., sheet 13.5 x 8 cm..
Attributed to Wenceslaus Hollar, (1607-1677), Bohemian and English draftsman, printmaker and etcher.
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