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Tagged With: wheat

A Lesson Westward by Robert Dighton 1782

Robert Dighton (1752-1814)  from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection Detail:  pig, road, wagon, horse, wheat, waggoner, striped jacket, house, tophat

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Threshing Grain from Diderot Encyclopedia 1762

Diderot’s Encyclopedia Detail:  flail, basket, rake, shovel, sifter, screen, barn, chicken, farmer, barn interior, sheaves, wheat , barrel, grain sorter, cart, horse, wooden shoes, smock, hinges

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The Month of May by Francisco Barrera 1645

Francisco Barrera (1595-1658) Detail: dog, silver basket,  artichoke, green beans, lemons, flowers, musket, vase, asparagus, jug, wheat, jar, brass basin, bird, bird cage,  pottery goblet, beer, peaches

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Harvesting at Windsor by Benjamin West 1795

Benjamin West ( 1738 –  1820) Detail: grain, sickle, wheat, ladies hat,  basket, children, infant, workshirt, breast feeding, shock of wheat, workmen, dog

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