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  • Event: SHAUGHRAUN, THE
  • Person:

    composer : Burnot, Walter, Mr., fl.1870s-90s

    author : Merion, Charles, Mr., fl.1860s-70s

    singer : Feeney, Patrick, Mr., 1850-1889

  • Date: [1875]
  • Brief description: Original coloured lithograph, title page for the sheet music for the song THE SHAUGHRAUN "Dedicated to the Eminent Author Dion Boucicault Esq. / Author of the Celebrated Drama, The Shaughraun and Sung by His Express Permission By Patrick Feeney / The Celebrated Hibernian Impersonator / Written By Charles Merion. Music Composed by Walter Burnot." The year date, 1875, is based on external evidence. The lithograph shows Conn the Shaughraun, whose appearance is likely to be based on Feeney, and Tatters the dog.
  • Identifier: UKC-CALB-SHA-MUS.F190511
  • Subject keyword: lithograph & music & drama

Further Details

  • Accession Number: F190511
  • Event: SHAUGHRAUN, THE
  • Associated people:

    composer : Burnot, Walter, Mr., fl.1870s-90s

    author : Merion, Charles, Mr., fl.1860s-70s

    singer : Feeney, Patrick, Mr., 1850-1889

  • Description level: 4
  • Language: English
  • Material type: music title page
  • Identity code: UKC/CALB/SHA/MUS : F190511
  • Location: Special Collections' Store
  • Part:

    Boucicault Collection

    Calthrop Boucicault Collection

  • Condition: 2
  • Dimensions: 350 x 255 mm
  • Medium: black and coloured ink on paper
  • Date: [1875]
  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent at Canterbury

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