The Farmyard

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A busy, sunlit farmyard scene, comprising a cow shed in the background to the left, into which a herd of pink, brown and white cattle are being driven. A large haystack and two farm labourers are behind a wall to the right, and a low pig pen is in the foreground to the left, with some pink and black pigs in it. A woman in a wide-brimmed sun hat stands feeding ducks from her apron in the foreground to the right, surrounded by playing children.

Manchester Art Gallery



The Farmyard




oil (?) on paper


H 38.3 x W 56 cm

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Acquisition method

gift from Thomas Balston, 1950

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Inscription description

s(brc): Tom . Nash / 1928


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