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A New Irish Jaunting Carr Public Deposited

A New Irish Jaunting Carr

Alternative title
  • The Tandem or Billy in his Sulky
Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • OLS CARI-ROB 349
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Rights statement
  • Copyright The Board of Trinity College Dublin. Images are available for single-use academic application only. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the Library of Trinity College, Dublin.
Publisher location
  • No 50 Piccadilly, London
  • England
Publisher
Date Created
  • issued 20-02-1799
Language
Abstract
  • British Museum No. 9348“Pitt, in the open two-wheeled carriage for one person called a sulky, drives (r. to 1.) two bulls tandem ; the leader is branded I.B (John Bull), the wheeler, who snorts and paws the ground, is PB (Paddy Bull, cf. No. 9346). John Bull plods along, saying. This is cursed hard Work to get this Irish Brother of mine along. I don’t much relish this close connection. Pitt, leaning forward, but not using his whip, says: Whoo — hoo — Paddy gently my lad, don’t be so refractory, cant you follow your Brother John? see how Quietly he takes cholar D n these stones they'll upset me. His wheel is against a boulder: Irish Resolutions; two others lie ahead: Irish Objections and Voice of the People. On his carriage is a large crown, and a sign-post (r.) points 1. to Windsor. On the horizon (1.) Windsor Castle is faintly indicated.”(Source: George)
Collection title
  • Robinson Collection of Caricatures
Series title
  • Robinson Collection of Caricatures
Provenance
  • Presented to the Library of Trinity College Dublin in 1996 by Nicholas K. Robinson.
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Medium
  • ink
Support
  • paper (fiber product)
Culture
  • Irish
Digital Object Id
  • OLS-CARI-ROB_0349
Source
  • 0042591

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