Nodhlaig Shona duit 1918
by Mícheál Mac Liammóir.
|Main Creator:||Mac Liammóir, Micheál, 1899-1978|
Original drawing in ink on recto by Mícheál Mac Liammóir of a stylised fairy-queen figure, dressed in an elaborate hat made of flower petals, wearing a white robe with a very decorative underskirt. She stands against a night sky in which the moon is shown eclipsed and there are tendrils of sweet peas hanging out of the sky in front of and behind her. Inscribed in ink on recto:" Nodhlaig Shona / duit 1918 / Mícheál Mac Liammóir". Inscribed on verso: "Thanks so much for your card / Just, to wish you a happy Christmas, Mícheál". Postcard addressed to "Seósamh Holloway, 22 Northumberland Rd, Baile Átha Cliath (Dublin)".
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Note: Text in Irish with some English.
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Physical description: 1 drawing : ink ; 13.8 x 8.8 cm.
Forms part of: The Joseph Holloway Collection.
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|PD 2159 TX (51) 10||
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.