Landed Estates

Reviews in Brief – July 2013

The Big House is a subject that is becoming ever more popular. Television programmes are being broadcast, conferences held and books published. There is even a Big House music and arts festival taking place at Castletown House over the August … Read More

Depiction of Eviction

L. Perry Curtis Jr., The Depiction of Eviction in Ireland, 1845-1910  (UCD Press, 2011, 324pps, €30 PB)

Although inspiration for The Depiction of Eviction in Ireland, 1845-1910 came from a painting by Robert G. Kelly entitled An Ejectment in Ireland (A Tear and … Read More