Offering the crown to Caesar.
I thrice presented him a kingly crown...was this ambition? (Julius Caesar) /
|Main Creator:||Rogier, J.M., artist.|
Caricatures featuring a depiction of William Ewart Gladstone and Charles Stewart Parnell, both wearing togas as though in the Roman Forum, with Gladstone offering Parnell a laurel leaf crown, which he refuses. With a quotation from Shakespeare's 'Julius Caesar' printed underneath the image: I thrice presented him a kingly crown...was this ambition? (Julius Caesar).
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[London : Printed and Published by the publishing company at 21, John Street, Adelphi, W.C.] Jany. 9th, 1886.
St. Stephen's Review Presentation Cartoon, Jany. 9th, 1886.
Physical description: 1 print : chromolithograph ; 53 x 35 cm..
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.