[The Plough and the Stars]

Grace Plunkett.
[graphic] /
Main Creator: Plunkett, Grace Gifford, 1888-1955, artist.
Contributors: Holloway, Joseph, 1861-1944, donor.
Published / Created: [n.d., ca. 1926].
Notes:Illustration of a performance of Sean O'Casey's 'The Plough and the Stars' (1926). The illustration includes the character Jack Clithroe [the actor F.J. McCormick in the earliest productions] sporting his Sam Browne belt and being hugged by his wife Nora, as Besse Burgess [the actor Maureen Delany]confronts him. The bearded man is Uncle Peter, in the uniform of the Irish National Foresters. Information supplied by Ronan Crowley, PhD Candidate, Department of English, University of Buffalo, [29 December 2013].

Physical description: 1 drawing : ink ; sheet 38.7 x 56.5 cm.

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