Sarah Cecilia Harrison: Suffragist, Artist and Councilor

Oak Room, The Mansion House Oak Room, The Mansion House, Dawson Street, Dublin 2, Dublin
Margarita Cappock

Sarah Cecilia Harrison (1863-1941) was one of Dublin’s finest portrait painters but she also immersed herself in the political and social fabric of Dublin life, becoming the first female elected as a Dublin City Councillor in 1912. This talk, in the historic setting of Dublin's Mansion House, will examine her importance in the history of...