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Title

Ulster's Appeal

Object Name

Postcard

Maker

H. R. Courtney (Primary maker)

Date Made

c.1912-14
c.1912-14

Place Made

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Description

Set of five identical postcards in original sales envelope. Anti-Home Rule postcard featuring an image modelled on the pre-Raphaelite P.H Calderon’s painting of the biblical tale of Ruth (Ulster)having to leave her adopted mother Naomi (England), an adaptation for anti-Home Rule purposes. "Entreat me not to Leave You." Scotland holding as scroll entitled Act of Union.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2011.2002

Copyright

National Museums NI