The capture of Lord Edward Fitzgerald for high treason
H. Warren ; J. Rogers
|Main Creator:||Warren, Henry, 1794-1879, artist|
A scene showing the capture of Lord Edward Fitzgerald showing him struggling with Major Swan and Captain Ryan. Below a vignette with officers on horseback with the title "The challenge to take off the green handkerchief" surrounded by decorative foliage that features [on left] a pistol and [on right] a dagger.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
|Published / Created:||
[London: The London Print No. and Publishing Company n.d., between ca. 1798 and ca. 1850].
PD B16 formerly held at PD HP (1798) 28; with duplicate [cropped] copy at PD B16a formerly held at PD HP (1798) 28 (C) and inscribed in pencil on verso: "Dupl. from Kilkea Castle 1946". PD B16 is similar in appearance to image held at PD A3 but this image at PD B16 is on a larger sheet.
Physical description: 1 print : engraving, image 11.3 x 14.6 cm., on sheet 19.5 x 28.3 cm.