|Grampy Up a Haystack...|
|Grampy with Horses, who Saved his Life...|
Anyhow, as it is now Autumn (despite Summer making a surprise reappearance) I thought I do a piece on Victorian scenes of harvesting. Get your scythe out and away we go!
|Hullo Largess: A Harvest Scene in Norfolk (1860) William Maw Egley|
|Thanksgiving James Linton|
|The Good Harvest of 1854 (1854) Charles Collins|
|A Harvest Beauty John McColvin|
|Harvesters Resting (1898) Thomas Mason Sheard|
|The Harvest Moon George Henry Boughton|
|Devizes Corn Exchange|
Naughty Ruth. The lesson we learn from that is not to lie.
Or if you are going to lie under no circumstances try and make God your accomplice...
Mind you, you get a nice cross out of it.