Arthur O'Connor Esq. (a State Prisoner in the Castle of Dublin:)
Late Member of Parliament for the Borough of Philipstown and now a Candidate for the Co. Antrim.
Arthur O'Connor, (1763-1852), M.P, United Irishman and general in the French Service : half-length, directed to right, face in profile ; oval with ornaments on tablet with title. He wrote a pamphlet "To the Free Electors of the County of Antrim" in 1797. As a result he was arrested, charged with high treason and imprisoned in Dublin Castle.
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[s.l.] : [s.n.], [ca. 1797].
In-house number: PA 1653.
Plate to Richard Madden's book "United Irishmen".
Physical description: 1 print : stipple & line ; image within plate mark 17 x 11 cm., sheet 21 x 13.2 cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Irish Portraits / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin, 1975. p. 155.
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