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Daniel O'Connell as a farmer tips Joseph Hume out of a wheelbarrow on to a rubbish heap. Coloured lithograph by H.B. (John Doyle), 1837.

  • Doyle, John, 1797-1868
22 October 1836
Part of:
HB sketches
  • Pictures

About this work


The subject refers to the defeat of Joseph Hume at the general election of July 1837 and his re-installation in the borough of Kilkenny on the recommendation of Daniel O'Connell


London (26 Haymarket) : T. McLean, 22 October 1836 (70 Saint Martin's lane : A. Ducôte's lithography)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, with watercolour ; image 24 x 32.6 cm + album.


Shooting rubbish. HB

References note

An illustrated key to the political sketches of H.B., London 1841, p.348

Lettering note

Extensive dialogue within the print, the building is inscribed "Kilkenny"


Wellcome Library no. 36635i


  • English

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