Collection: Shemus Cartoon Collection >> [Ireland's via dolorosa] Shemus. [graphic] /
[Ireland's via dolorosa]
|Main Creator:||Forbes, Ernest, 1879-1962|
Depicts a woman [Hibernia, a representation of Ireland], prostrate with grief following the death of Michael Collins. She is hugging a broken column (a traditional symbol for a life cut short) with the name "Michael Collins" on it; in the background other broken columns are featured with the names of Arthur Griffith, Robert Emmett, [Thomas] Davis, [Charles Stewart] Parnell, Daniel O'Connell and Owen Roe O'Neill on them.
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[24th August 1922].
Shemus was a pseudonym used by Ernest Forbes.
Terror and discord: the Shemus cartoons in the Freeman's Journal, 1920-1924 by Felix M. Larkin. Dublin: A&A Farmar, 2009.
Published in: The Freeman's Journal, 24th August 1922.
Physical description: 1 drawing : ink and crayon, col ; 39 x 34 cm.
|Contained in:||Shemus Cartoon Collection|
Forms part of: The Shemus Cartoon Collection.
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|PD 4309 TX 145||
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