Now when into their fenced holdes the knaues are entered in, To smite and knocke ths cattell downe, the hangman doe beginne ...
Four scenes (lettered A-D) in one plate. Scenes A and C show kerns butchering and cooking of a calf respectively, and scene B shows a friar blessing the meal, which is depicted in the main scene, D. Here the lord and his wife are seated with their surgeon and a friar, entertained by a bard and harpist.
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[Edinburgh] : [A. and C. Black], .
Originally published as woodcut Plate III in: The image of Irelande with a discovery of woodkarne by John Derrick. London : John Day, 1581.
Physical description: 1 print : photomechanical ; 28.6 x 44.7 cm.
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.