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Grana Uile introduced to Queen Elizabeth, illustration from Anthologia Hibernica vol

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Grana Uile introduced to Queen Elizabeth, illustration from Anthologia Hibernica vol

XJF486361 Grana Uile introduced to Queen Elizabeth, illustration from Anthologia Hibernica vol. II, print made by Clayton, published 1794 (engraving) by Beauford, William (1735-1819); Private Collection; (add.info.: GrAainne NAi MhAaille (c.1530a'c.1603), GrAainne O Malley or Grace O Malley, was Queen of Umaill, chieftain of the A MAaille clan and a pirate in 16th century Ireland. She is commonly known by her nickname Granuaile in Irish folklore, and a historical figure in 16th century Irish history, and is sometimes known as " The Sea Queen Of Connaught". NAi MhAaille met with Queen Elizabeth in 1593 to negotiate the English-Irish power struggle that was being played out in Ireland at that time. NAi MhAaille refused to bow to Elizabeth as she did not recognise her as Queen of Ireland.); Irish, out of copyright

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The captivating print "Grana Uile introduced to Queen Elizabeth" takes us back in time to a significant moment in Irish history. The illustration, created by William Beauford and published in 1794, depicts the meeting between Gráinne Mhaol (also known as Grace O'Malley) and Queen Elizabeth I of England. Gráinne Mhaol, a renowned pirate and chieftain of the Ó Mháille clan, was a powerful figure in 16th century Ireland. In this historical encounter with Queen Elizabeth in 1593, she refused to bow down to the English monarch, asserting her independence and challenging English rule over Ireland. The artwork captures the tension and intrigue of this pivotal meeting. Gráinne stands tall before the queen, her regal presence evident despite her unconventional lifestyle as a pirate queen. The grandeur of the courtly setting is highlighted by an ornate fireplace behind them. This image symbolizes not only an exchange between two formidable women but also represents the complex political struggle between England and Ireland during that era. It serves as a reminder of Gráinne's defiance against foreign domination while showcasing her role as an influential leader within Irish society. Through this print, we are transported into a world where power dynamics clash amidst political turmoil. It invites us to reflect on female empowerment, cultural identity, and resistance against colonialism - themes that continue to resonate today.

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