Heroes of the Dawn

Violet Russell1913

The Library of Trinity College Dublin

The Library of Trinity College Dublin
Dublin, Ireland

Also known as Lady Glenavy, Beatrice Elvery (1883-1970) was an illustrator, stained-glass artist, and sculptor. She attended the Dublin Metropolitan School of Art from the age of thirteen. She painted the above picture while living in Howth. Violet Russell and her husband George Russell (Æ) were actively involved in the Irish Cultural Revival.


  • Title: Heroes of the Dawn
  • Creator: Violet Russell
  • Date Created: 1913
  • Location: Dublin
  • Original Language: English
  • Contributor: Beatrice Elvery
  • Collection: Story Spinners
  • Catalogue Number: OLS POL 5567

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