The Shuiler's Child
Mr. Seumas O' Kelly getting [...] /
|Main Creator:||Plunkett, Grace Gifford, 1888-1955, artist.|
Photomechanical print featuring Mr. Seumas O' Kelly, seated, with either a young child or [possibly a ventriloquist's dummy?] on his knee; at top of sheet is printed: Institutions - No. VII. His play, 'The Shuiler’s Child: A tragedy in two acts.' was published by Maunsel, Dublin in 1909. A play about maternal love and sacrifice, Máire Nic Shuibhlaigh was cast in the role of Moll Woods, the shuiler [a woman of the roads] in early performances of the play by the Theatre of Ireland.
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Formerly held at PD 4277 TA; transfered to NLI Prints and Drawings Dept. in 1999 from the NLI Manuscripts Department where acquired as part of the papers of Seamus O'Kelly, NLI MS Acc. 5275.
Physical description: 1 print : photomechanical ; 21 x 13 cm.
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.