London: S. W. Fores, 1798.
Etching with hand coloring. Sheet measures 10 7/8 x 17 inches. 9 1/2 x 15 5/8 inches.
Lord Edward Fitzgerald was an Irish aristocrat who abandoned his prospects as a distinguished veteran of British service in the American War of Independence, and as an Irish Parliamentarian, to embrace the cause of an independent Irish republic. Minor foxing and toning, residue from hinges on verso. In good condition for this scarce caricature. British museum 1868,0808.6749