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A print of the first Dail Eirean
[DAIL EIREANN] Commemorative Poster of the First Dail Eireann, 1919.
[DAIL EIREANN] Commemorative Poster of the First Dail Eireann, 1919. In the centre an illustration of the members, in the Mansion House, surrounded by medallion portraits of them all, within a Celtic border. With the arms of the Four Provinces and the City of Dublin also depicted. Dublin, MacLiam Eartnaill, 1919. 50 x 63cms. Framed […]
1,275.00
IRISH REPUBLICAN LEADERS 1916
[DAIL EIREANN] Commemorative Poster of the First Dail Eireann, 1919.
[DAIL EIREANN] Commemorative Poster of the First Dail Eireann, 1919. In the centre an illustration of the members, in the Mansion House, surrounded by medallion portraits of them all, within a Celtic border. With the arms of the Four Provinces and the City of Dublin also depicted. Dublin, MacLiam Eartnaill, 1919. 50 x 63cms. Framed […]
1,250.00
[IRISH LEADERS] An intriguing poster print, with a composition of photographs of De Valera
[IRISH LEADERS] An intriguing poster print, with a composition of photographs of De Valera
[COLLINS, Michael. De VALERA, Eamon & GRIFFITH, Arthur] Irish Leaders. An intriguing poster print, with a composition of photographs of Éamon De Valera (upper centre, in bow tie), Michael Collins and Arthur Griffith (left and right below), with a reproduction of the signature page of the Anglo-Irish Treaty of 1921, all within a green decorative […]
950.00
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[MAPS ALLARD] Hiberniae Regni in Provincias Ultoniam
[MAPS ALLARD] Hiberniae Regni in Provincias Ultoniam, Connachtam, Lageniam, Momoniamq divisi Tabula acccuratissima editore Carolo Allard, Amstelo-Batavo. [1703]. Title in decorative cartouche with a figure of Hercules, with a club in his left hand and holding the leg chains of a crouching man in his right. Behind him rises a column surmounted with the royal coat […]
685.00
May of Southern Ireland
[MAPS THOMSON] Ireland. Two Parts. Southern Part of Ireland
[MAPS THOMSON] Ireland. Two Parts. Southern Part of Ireland. Drawn and engraved by N.R. Hewitt, Grafton Strt. East Tottenham Court Road for Thomson’s New General Atlas, 1817. At the bottom right is a ‘View of the Bank of Ireland.’ With: Northern Part of Ireland. Drawn and engraved by N.R. Hewitt, Grafton Strt. East Tottenham Court […]
350.00
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[MAPS VISSCHER] Hiberniae Regnum tam in praecipuas Ultoniae, Connaciae, Lageniae, et Mononiae, quam in minores earundem Provincias
[MAPS VISSCHER] Hiberniae Regnum tam in praecipuas Ultoniae, Connaciae, Lageniae, et Mononiae, quam in minores earundem Provincias, et Ditiones fubjacentes peraccurat, divisum per Nicolaum Visscher Amst:Bat: cum Privileg: Ordin: General: Belfii Foederati, c.1689. Title in decorated cartouche surrounded by putti and shepherds. surmounted by the arms of Ireland. At the bottom right is a large […]
685.00
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A PROCLAMATION By the Lords Justices General and General Governors of Ireland
A PROCLAMATION Whereas disaffection and unrest still prevail in certain parts of Ireland, causing anxiety and alarm amongst the peaceful and law abiding subjects of His Majesty: NOW WE, the Lords Justices General and General Governors of Ireland DO HEREBY proclaim that a state of MARTIAL LAW shall continue to exist throughout Ireland until further […]
750.00
An original print of Dublin after the 1916 Rebellion
AFTER THE BOMBARDMENT
AFTER THE BOMBARDMENT. The Holocaust of Ireland’s Greatest Thoroughfare. Friday Morning, 28th April 1916. Full colour print on textured paper after the painting by A. McGoogan, showing two armoured cars on the bridge, ruins on Sackville Street beyond. Dublin: Wilson Hartnell, [1916]. Image 53 x 41cms, strongly mounted on backing board behind double green window […]
375.00
A rare print of republican Thomas Ashe
ASHE, Thomas. A Story that will Never Die
ASHE, Thomas. A Story that will Never Die. Died for Ireland September 25th, 1917. The story of Ashe’s life and death, told in mainly blank verse, circa 350 lines set in four columns with a portrait of Ashe, the whole within black borders, image circa 48 x 34.5cms, verso blank, no publisher named, circa 1917. […]
875.00
Sir Roger Casement’s Last Speech from the Dock
CASEMENT, ROGER: Sir Roger Casement’s Last Speech from the Dock Done into Verse
[CASEMENT, ROGER] Sir Roger Casement’s Last Speech from the Dock Done into Verse. The Ideal Recitation for Volunteers. Single sheet, newspaper folio, 49.5 x 33cms, printed one side only in four columns, within black borders. Passed by Censor. Dublin: Independent Newspapers, 111 Middle Abbey St. No date, circa 1918. With a drawing of Casement in […]
1,500.00
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CASEMENT, Roger. Appeal for the Irish School Children of Connemara
CASEMENT ON IRISH LANGUAGE & MRS TUBRIDY TEACHER AT CARRAROE To provide for them in school and support for the Irish Language. Reprint of a Letter published in the “Irish Independent” 18th April 1914. Quarto. Bifolium. pp. 4 (2 blank). In very good condition. Extremely rare. One copy listed, on WorldCat (Bibliothèque de documentation internationale […]
950.00
Sir Roger Casement
CASEMENT, Roger. Original Lithograph drawn on stone from Life
CASEMENT, Roger. Original Lithograph drawn on stone from Life (1916) by Prof. L. Fanto, Art Director, State Theatre, Saxony. Limited to 350 copies (No. 73). Signed by the printer Colm O Lochlainn, dated 1935. In large folder. 56. x 43cms. Framed and glazed. In very good condition. Roger Casement (1864-1916), was born in Sandycove, Dublin. […]
1,650.00
Irish Treaty of 6 December 1921,
COLLINS, Michael. GRIFFITH, Arthur & OTHERS Historic Peace Treaty
COLLINS, Michael. GRIFFITH, Arthur & OTHERS Historic Peace Treaty. An attractive poster print carrying the full text of the Anglo-Irish Treaty of 6 December 1921, Clauses 1-18 and annexes, with sub-headings, with reproduced signatures and photographs of the delegates, below crossed green and gold flags with ‘FF’ device and the motto ‘Sinn Fein Abu’, the […]
1,250.00
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CUIMHNEACHÁN: 1916 Cuimhneachán Card
Illustrating the General Post Office; surmounted with the legend 1916 and the Arms of the Four Provinces. Dublin: Published by the Cluna Studio, [1939] for the Lord Mayor (Kathleen Clarke). Folded hand-coloured card. Attractive and in very good condition.
165.00
Michael Dwyer, the Wicklow Chief. Attractive print in full colour,
DWYER, Michael. Michael Dwyer, the Wicklow
DWYER, Michael. Michael Dwyer, the Wicklow Chief. Attractive print in full colour, image circa 28 x 43cms, verso blank. Supplement with the ‘Shamrock’, St. Patrick’s Day 1887, showing O’Dwyer bursting through a cordon of Redcoats outside his burning farmhouse at Bernamuck, Co. Wicklow, signed in plate J.D. Reigh 1887, strongly mounted on backing board behind […]
375.00
The Seven Signatories of the Easter Proclamation.
EASTER 1916. The Seven Signatories of the Easter Proclamation.
EASTER 1916. The Seven Signatories of the Easter Proclamation. While Ireland holds these graves Ireland unfree shall never be at peace. Monochrome print, image circa 25.5 x 35.5cms, verso blank, signed in plate Sean Mac Murchadha 1922. Showing portraits of the seven signatories with Pearse at centre, with a background of fruiting vines. Fine copy, […]
675.00
EASTER RISING POSTCARDS A very substantial collection of 108 postcards of the leading participants in the Easter Rebellion.
EASTER RISING POSTCARDS A very substantial collection of 108 postcards of the leading participants in the Easter Rebellion.
EASTER RISING POSTCARDS A very substantial collection of 108 postcards of the leading participants in the Easter Rebellion and scenes in Dublin after the destruction of the heart of the city. Published by the noted Dublin photographers of the day: Valentines, Powells, Curran, Cashman, etc. Patriots: Thomas Ashe, Roger Casement, Eamonn Ceannt, Thomas J. Clarke, […]
2,450.00
Robert Emmet's Last Speech From the Dock
EMMET, Robert. Robert Emmet’s Last Speech from the Dock.
In Verse for Recitation. ‘The Best Patriotic Poem since Shamus O’Brien’. The original speech paraphrased in blank verse, circa 350 lines set in four columns with a portrait of Emmet in the dock, the whole within black borders, image circa 49.5 x 34cms, verso blank, published by Independent Newspapers, Dublin. n.d. [circa 1917]. Strongly mounted […]
675.00
The Trial of Robert Emmet, September 19th 1803.
EMMET, Robert. The Trial of Robert Emmet, September 19th 1803
Attractive full colour print, image circa 25 x 37cms, verso blank, probably a weekly paper supplement, showing Emmet in the dock delivering his celebrated speech. ‘When my country takes her place among the nations of the earth, then, and not till then, let my epitaph be written.’ Strongly mounted on backing board behind double green […]
475.00
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EXECUTION OF ROBERT EMMET
EXECUTION OF ROBERT EMMET, in Thomas Street, 20th September 1803. Attractive full colour print, image circa 25.5 x 40.5cms, verso blank, probably a weekly paper supplement. Showing Emmet on the executioner’s platform, surrounded by Redcoats. Strongly mounted on backing board behind double green window mount and clear mylar. Scarce.  
275.00
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FENIANS 1867-1917. Leaders of Men in the Fenian Movement
67 Golden Jubilee. Poster print, image 40.5 x 25.5cms, verso blank, supplement to the Weekly Freeman, St. Patrick’s Day, March 17 1917, showing cameo portraits of nine Fenian leaders centred around James Stephens, also including John O’Leary, Kickham, Colonel Bourke, O’Donovan Rossa etc., within a Celtic-style border. Fine copy, strongly mounted on backing board behind […]
375.00
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George Roe and Co. Distillery, Thomas Street, Dublin 1879. Lithograph
View of Messrs. Published in Truths about Whisky. London: Printed by Sutton Sharpe and Co., 1878. 21 x 31cms. In very good condition. L4 6 Draw
150.00
Henry Grattan's Famous Speech in College Green
Henry Grattan’s Famous Speech in College Green
GRATTAN, Henry. Famous Speech in College Green Parliament 1782, on ‘Ireland a Nation’. Grattan’s original speech paraphrased in blank verse, circa 350 lines set in four columns with a portrait of Grattan in the Old Irish Parliament, the whole within black borders, image circa 46.5 x 34.5cms, verso blank, no publisher named, circa 1918, strongly […]
675.00
Irish Treaty of 6 December 1921,
HISTORIC PEACE TREATY. An attractive poster print carrying the full text of the Anglo-Irish Treaty of 6 December 1921
HISTORIC PEACE TREATY. An attractive poster print carrying the full text of the Anglo-Irish Treaty of 6 December 1921, Clauses 1-18 and annexes, with sub-headings, with reproduced signatures and photographs of the delegates, below crossed green and gold flags with ‘FF’ device and the motto ‘Sinn Fein Abu’, the entire within an elaborate green-and-gold Celtic-style surround, with heraldic […]
1,250.00
IRELAND’S APPEAL TO EUROPE. The Sinn Fein Statement of Ireland’s Case as defined by EAMONN DE VALERA and the National Council.
IRELAND’S APPEAL TO EUROPE
The Sinn Fein Statement of Ireland’s Case as defined by EAMONN DE VALERA and the National Council. The original statement to the Peace Conference paraphrased in blank verse, circa 350 lines set in four columns with a portrait of De Valera in Volunteer uniform, the whole within black borders, image circa 46.5 x 34cms, verso […]
675.00
IRELAND’S MARTYRED HEROES. Poster print showing photos of Patrick Moran, Bernard Ryan, Patrick Doyle, Kevin G. Barry, Thomas Whelan, Thomas Bryan and Martin Savage, ‘died for Ireland’
IRELAND’S MARTYRED HEROES
Poster print showing photos of Patrick Moran, Bernard Ryan, Patrick Doyle, Kevin G. Barry, Thomas Whelan, Thomas Bryan and Martin Savage, ‘died for Ireland’ on various dates in 1919, 1920 and 1921, in a shamrock border. Single sheet, 32 x 25.5cms, verso blank, no printer, no date [probably 1921]. Preserved in a mylar sleeve. Rare.
275.00
[IRISH LEADERS]. A coloured poster print showing a portrait of President De Valera (in centre), flanked by portraits of Arthur Griffith T.D., Michael Collins T.D., Sean
IRISH LEADERS. A coloured poster print showing a portraits of COLLINS, Michael, DE VALERA, Eamon & OTHERS
COLLINS, Michael, DE VALERA, Eamon & OTHERS: Irish Leaders. A coloured poster print showing a portrait of President De Valera (in centre), flanked by portraits of Arthur Griffith T.D., Michael Collins T.D., Sean McKeon, T.D., Commandant, I.R.A. [The Blacksmith of Ballinalee], and Richard Mulcahy, T.D., Chief-of-Staff, I.R.A., over a sepia background with draped Irish flag […]
865.00
IRISH REPUBLICAN ARMY
IRISH REPUBLICAN ARMY
Leaders in the Insurrection, May, 1916. Dublin: Powell Press, [late 1916?]. A composite print, 61 x 43cms, made up of the images from their sixteen ‘1916 Leaders’ postcards, in fours: MacDonagh, Heuston, Colbert, Mac Diarmada; O’Rahilly, MacBride, Pearse, Connolly; Ashe, Daly, Ceannt, Markievicz; O’Hanrahan, de Valera, Clarke, Plunkett: ovals and rectangles as in the postcards. […]
575.00
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John Power and Son’s Distillery, John’s Lane, Dublin 1879. Lithograph.
View of Messrs. Published in Truths about Whisky. London: Printed by Sutton Sharpe and Co., 1878. 21 x 31cms. In very good condition. L4 6 Draw
150.00
Seán Mac Diarmada
MAC DIARMADA, Sean: Facsimile of last Letter written by Seán Mac Diarmada
Facsimile of the last Letter written by Seán Mac Diarmada [to his old Fenian friend John Daly of Limerick], a most moving letter. ‘I expect in a few hours to join Tom and the other heroes in a better world. I have been sentenced to a soldier’s death – to be shot tomorrow morning. I […]
975.00
Carte de visite portrait of Thomas Moore, The Bard of Ireland. Photograph by E. Desmaisons, Paris.
MOORE, Thomas:Carte de visite portrait of Thomas Moore, The Bard of Ireland. Photograph by E. Desmaisons, Paris.
Carte de visite portrait of Thomas Moore, The Bard of Ireland. Photographs by E. Desmaisons, Paris. 62 x 103mm. In fine condition.
325.00
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MOORE, Thomas. Portrait of Thomas Moore. Mezzotint. Engraved by George Raphael Ward after a painting by George F. Mulvany
[MOORE, Thomas] Portrait of Thomas Moore. Mezzotint. Engraved by George Raphael Ward after a painting by George F. Mulvany. Published London and Dublin: Ward and Mulvany, 1836. Proof – Chine applique. Image 30.5 x 24cms. Framed and glazed. In very good condition. Dedication to the Marquis of Lansdowne. George Francis Mulvany (1809-69), painter and art […]
285.00
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O’CONNOR, Rory. Letters Written Before Their Martyrdom on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, 1922 by Rory O’Connor and Joe McKelvey
O’CONNOR, Rory. Letters Written Before Their Martyrdom on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, 1922 by Rory O’Connor and Joe McKelvey [to his brother and his mother, respectively]. With: Letters Written Before their Martyrdom .. by Liam Mellowes & Richard Barrett [to his mother and ‘to my fellow prisoners’ respectively]. Fine and moving letters, written after the four […]
1,450.00
Paraic H. Pearse
Paraic H. Pearse’s Funeral Oration on O’Donovan Rossa
The Spirit of Easter Week. An adaptation in verse from the original prose. Dedicated by kind permission to Mrs. Pearse. The original speech paraphrased in blank verse, circa 250 lines set in three columns with a drawing of Pearse at the graveside, the whole within black borders, image circa 48 x 34cms., verso blank. Cahill […]
875.00
PEARSE, P.H. Last Bulletin issued by Commandant Pearse from Headquarters, G.P.O., Easter Week 1916
PEARSE, P.H. Last Bulletin issued by Commandant Pearse from Headquarters, G.P.O., Easter Week 1916
Easter Week 1916. ‘28th April 1916, 9-30 a.m. .. We are busy completing arrangements for the final defence of Headquarters, and are determined to hold it while the buildings last. I desire now, lest I may not have an opportunity later, to pay homage to the gallantry of the soldiers of Irish Freedom, who have, […]
1,750.00
POBLACHT NA hEIREANN. The full text of the Proclamation, attractively reset, under a tableau showing the seven signatories, the entire within an elaborate trellised border printed in green
POBLACHT NA hEIREANN. The full text of the Proclamation, attractively reset, under a tableau showing the seven signatories, the entire within an elaborate trellised border printed in green
POBLACHT NA hEIREANN. The full text of the Proclamation, attractively reset, under a tableau showing the seven signatories, the entire within an elaborate trellised border printed in green. City Printing Co., Limerick, n.d. [probably 1916]. 53 x 40.5cms., verso blank. Watermark ‘Irish / Tints / Made – Larne.’ A fine copy, rare in this state. […]
675.00
RAILWAY COMMISSIONERS MAPS OF IRELAND
RAILWAY COMMISSIONERS MAPS OF IRELAND
[IRISH RAILWAY MAPS] A General Map of Ireland to Accompany the Report of the Railway Commissioners shewing the Principal Physical Features and Geological Structure of the Country. Constructed in 1836 and Engraved in 1837-8. Six folded linen-backed maps. Initialed and dated 1841. Prepared and engraved under the direction of Lieut. Larcom. Scale One Inch to […]
1,350.00
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RUTLAND FOUNTAIN The Rutland Fountain Merrion Square, Dublin. Engraved in aquatint. By Joseph C. Stadler
[RUTLAND FOUNTAIN] The Rutland Fountain Merrion Square, Dublin. Engraved in aquatint. By Joseph C. Stadler (Fl. 1780-1815) after John James Barrollet. With dedication to Her Grace Mary Isabella, Duchess of Rutland. 41 x 49.5cms. Old repairs. Framed and glazed. An attractive item. (National Gallery NGI 11643 purch. 1909). The Rutland Fountain stands on the west side […]
300.00
THE IRISH REBELLION, 1916. The Principal Leaders. Poster print showing photographs of the seven signatories of the Proclamation together with Con Colbert, Edward Daly, Countess Markiewicz and M. O’Hanrahan
THE IRISH REBELLION, 1916. The Principal Leaders
Poster print showing photographs of the seven signatories of the Proclamation together with Con Colbert, Edward Daly, Countess Markiewicz and M. O’Hanrahan (all executed except the Countess), with their names and sentences, within a green border, image circa 44.5 x 30cms, verso blank, strongly mounted on backing board behind double green window mount and clear […]
475.00
The Third Lottery Conducted by Thomas Todderick.
The Third Lottery Conducted by Thomas Todderick.
On Principles New in this Kingdom. The Lottery Business will now be Conducted by Thomas Todderick, No. 26, College-Green, Corner of Grafton-Street. Purchasers of Shares to the amount of a Whole Ticket, will be supplied at the price of a Whole Ticket. [Price £22.5.0]. Third Lottery, 1806, begins drawing 14th April, 1807 … First-drawn Ticket, […]
475.00
WOLFE TONE AND NINETY EIGHT Memorial Association
WOLFE TONE AND NINETY EIGHT Memorial Association
WOLFE TONE AND NINETY EIGHT. Memorial Association. Membership certificate (member’s details blank), printed on card in full colour with scenes from Irish history including ’98, signature of John O’Leary in plate, 23 x 30.5cms. Guy & Co., Cork, no date. Fine copy, strongly mounted on backing board behind cream window mount and clear mylar.
175.00
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YEATS, Jack B. The New Ballad Singer. Hand-coloured Cuala Press Print. 225 x 235mm
Framed and glazed. In fine condition. See: Pyle, Hilary, The Different World of Jack B. Yeats His Cartoons and Illustrations, Irish Academic Press, Dublin, 1994, catalogue no. 2032, p.286 (listed & illustrated in colour as plate no. 26); no. 2084, p.295.
475.00
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YEATS, Jack B. The Village. Hand coloured block-print Dun Emer/Cuala Press, Fine.
YEATS, Jack B. The Village. Hand coloured block-print by Jack B. Yeats. Dublin, Dun Emer/Cuala Press, undated (c.1907 or later). 345 x 92mm. Fine. Rare. Attractive examples, showing typical scenes of ‘life in the West of Ireland’ during the painter’s youth – scenes which could still be seen almost unchanged quite recently. Original paintings and […]
775.00

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