'The Dog', c1850. Artist: Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins
'The Dog', c1850. The central image shows a typical collie sheepdog. Surrounding vignettes show (clockwise from top left): the shepherd's companion, his dog; a Newfoundland dog rescuing a child from a river; a Scottish deerhound; a St Bernard dog rescuing a traveller from an avalanche; a blind man with his guide dog; husky dogs pulling Inuits in a sledge; making boots of dog skin; a guard dog frightening an intruder. From Graphic Illustrations of Animals and Their Utility to Man published by Thomas Varty. (London, c1850).
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Railway Sleeper - Aberystwyth Station
The Railway Sleeper series - A snoozing Welsh shepherd takes forty winks leaning up against his crook, sitting on a wooden crate at Aberystwyth Station, his trusty Collie sheepdog at his feet. Painting by Malcolm Greensmith
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Rush Gatherers 1878
Three children set out rush gathering in a small rowing boat. A boy holds a sickle in his hand. The rushes are used for rush seats for chairs & for baskets etc.
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