Beauty and the beast, study for a satirical print in the series 'Political Sketches', published by Thomas McLean, 1821-1851; O'Connell as a bear, kneeling before the Queen, who looks at him in horror, and offering 500,000 fighting Irishmen to keep down the Tories, as inscribed on a scroll which he holds. 1840 Pen and brown ink, touched with black chalk (?)
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