The Long Fella writes:
Historical [Charcoal sketch] drawing of De Valera by Seán Keating PRHA going under the hammer in Whyte’s [Stephen’s Green, Dublin]s on February 29 with an estimate of €3,500 – €4,500. If it were of Michael Collins would it carry a higher estimate?
The State should buy this for the people of Ireland. Regardless of political affiliations, the man was a commandant during the 1916 Rising and Taoiseach as well as President.
Was it for this?