Sheep Washing.Engraved from the original Picture in the Collection of Sir Thomas Baring Bart. To whom this print is by permission, Most respectfully dedicated by his obliged Servants, E.& W. Finden.
London, Published 1847, by J. Hogarth, 5. Haymarket.
Engraving. Plate 362 x 508mm. 14¼ x 20".
Men leading sheep into a mill-pond and then letting them make their way back into a pen on the bank to right, the thatched water-mill to left, a cart and horse in the yard behind the pens, in front of a coppice and a young boy with a dog and a few sheep, standing on the near bank to right under a small group of trees, leaning on his stick and looking across the water.
Ex Norman Blackburn Collection.
[Ref: 18774] £160.00