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Nightly Visitors at St. Ann’s Hill Public Deposited

Nightly Visitors at St. Ann’s Hill

Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • OLS CARI-ROB 330
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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
  • England
  • 27 St. James’s Street, London
Publisher
Date Created
  • issued 21-09-1798
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Abstract
  • British Museum No. 9244“Ghosts (r.) stand in a row at the foot of Fox's bed; he sits up, staring in terror, hands raised, large tears on his cheeks. The ghosts emerge from clouds; they are headless, with blood stained necks round which are nooses, except for Lord Edward Fitzgerald, who stands above the others, in profile to the 1., with blood-stained hair and shirt. His r. hand is on his breast and he says: "Who first seduced my youthful Mind from Virtue? — "Who plann'd my Treasons, & who caus'd my Death? — " Remember poor Lord Edward, and despair!!! — Fox says : "Why do' St thou shake thy, Goary Locks at me? "Dear, bravest, worthiest, noblest, best of Men! "Thou can' St not say, I did it! — ...” (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
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  • paper (fiber product)
Culture
  • Irish
Digital Object Id
  • OLS-CARI-ROB_0330
Source
  • 0042572

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