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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.
Date
22 October 1836
Reference
36635i
Part of
HB sketches
  • Pictures

About this work

Description

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

Publication/Creation

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.

Lettering

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"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 36635i

Languages

  • English


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