Father Murphy and the heretic bullets
History of the Irish rebellion in 1798: with memoirs of the union, and Emmett’s [sic] insurrection in 1803.
Ireland--History--Rebellion of 1798--Pictorial works; Ireland--History--The Union, 1800--Pictorial works; Ireland--History--Emmet’s Rebellion, 1803--Pictorial works; Engravings (prints);
Black and white engraved illustration by George Cruikshank from The History of the Irish rebellion in 1798. The image depicts Father Murphy, an Irish leader in Wexford showing his follower that the heretic bullets were harmless. Purchased with the Meehan family fund for the Irish Collection.
21 x 13 cm.
Maxwell, W. H. (William Hamilton), 1792-1850.
Special Collections and Archives, DePaul University Library; Chicago, IL, USA 60614; http://library.depaul.edu/Collections/SpecialCollectionArchives.aspx
London : H.G. Bohn
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 (Illustrator)
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