Belphegor or the Devil turn'd Esqr.
"Yet do I remember the time past; I muse upon my works : "Yea, I exercise myself in the works of Wickedness" - Psalms.
Francis Higgins, (1746-1802), adventurer, the "Sham Squire" ; half-length, looking to left, standing under gallows ; above gallows words "Fiat Justicia" and paper attached "Infernal Journal" ; a caricature.
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[s.l.] : [s.n.], [between 1802 and 1810?].
In-house number: PA 1046.
Physical description: 1 print : etching ; image 11.7 x 11.4 cm., plate mark 14.6 x 12.6 cm., sheet 21.6 x 19.8 cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin : p. 98.
Reproduction Note: Neg. no.: R27723 (B&W).
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