Collection: Shemus Cartoon Collection >> A reprisals solo Shemus. [graphic] /
A reprisals solo
|Main Creator:||Forbes, Ernest, 1879-1962|
Depicts Hamar Greenwood dressed as a character from the comic opera 'The Mikado' ['An entirely new and original Japanese opera, in two acts, entitled, The mikado; or, The town of Titipu', written by W. S. Gilbert. composed by Arthur Sullivan]. Title, date and published caption appear in pencil on verso. Another unpublished caption is written over the image. Published caption reads: The Castle Mikado sings: "My object, all sublime, I shall achieve in time. To make the punishment fit the crime, the punishment fit the crime." Unpublished caption reads: The Lord High Executioner / Greenwood: "My object all sublime I may achieve in time. To make the punishment fit the crime."
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
|Published / Created:||
4th November 1920.
Shemus was a pseudonym used by Ernest Forbes.
The reign of terror: the Freeman's Journal 1920-1921 by Shemus. Dublin: Freeman's Journal, 1922.
Published in: The Freeman's Journal, 4th November 1920.
Physical description: 1 drawing : ink and crayon, col ; image 32 x 27 cm., on sheet 35 x 28 cm.
|Contained in:||Shemus Cartoon Collection|
Forms part of: The Shemus Cartoon Collection.
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|PD 4309 TX 50||
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