Country Life and Farming

Victorian pictures showing farms, farmyards and cottages, farm animals, farmers and labourers; ploughing, sowing, haymaking, harvest, woodcutting; carts and horses; fishing;  country sports; and more ...  


 

A Pig goes to MarketA Pig goes to Market

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of two women on their way to market, one with a pig.

 


 

After the Wedding in a Country ChurchAfter the Wedding in a Country Church

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a young couple outside a country church after their wedding.

 


 

Agricultural digging machineAgricultural digging machine

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a demonstration of Samuelson's Patent Digging Machine, 1853. Five horses pull the machine - pronged wheels cultivate the soil.

 


 

Agricultural show: cattle judgingAgricultural show: cattle judging

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of cattle being judged at an agricultural show.

 


 

Angling beside a streamAngling beside a stream

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a man angling/fishing in a stream; he has just caught a fish, and his companion leans over the water to gaff it.

 


 

Angry Bees attack Man and HorseAngry Bees attack Man and Horse

Lively Victorian illustration to download showing a drawing by the artist Arthur Rackham of angry bees attacking a countryman and his horse.

 


 

Auctioneer - livestock saleAuctioneer - livestock sale

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of an auctioneer at an outdoor livestock sale.

 


 

Badger emerging from his SettBadger emerging from his Sett

Picture to download showing a drawing of a badger emerging from its sett.

 


 

Barn OwlsBarn Owls

Picture to download showing a drawing of pair of barn owls.

 


 

Basket makerBasket maker

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a basket maker at work watched by his children.

 


 

Basket MakersBasket Makers

Victorian illustration to download showing two men making swills, traditional Lake District baskets, from oak laths.

 


 

Blacksmith in his ForgeBlacksmith in his Forge

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a blacksmith and his wife in his forge; a man has just brought his horse for shoeing.

 


 

Boy catching birds on St Kilda cliffsBoy catching birds on St Kilda cliffs

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a boy let down a high cliff by a rope on the island of St Kilda, Scotland. He is looking for birds'nests.

 


 

Boys with FerretBoys with Ferret

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of two boys ferreting, putting a ferret down a rabbit hole.

 


 

Bracken GatheringBracken Gathering

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a cottager gathering bracken.

 


 

Bridge over a StreamBridge over a Stream

Charming Victorian picture showing the country view from a bridge over a stream.

 


 

Building a HaystackBuilding a Haystack

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of two men building a haystack.

 


 

Bull at cattle showBull at cattle show

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a large bull with long horns at a cattle show.

 


 

Bull face to face with a ManBull face to face with a Man

Lighthearted Victorian illustration to download showing a drawing of a bull and a man meeting in a field.

 


 

Bull: Large Bull standing in a FieldBull: Large Bull standing in a Field

Illustration to download showing a drawing of a large bull.

 


 

Carter and Covered WagonCarter and Covered Wagon

Victorian picture showing a carter and his covered wagon.

 


 

Chair Mender and Pretty Country CottageChair Mender and Pretty Country Cottage

Beautifully drawn Victorian picture by Birket Foster to download showing a country chair mender outside a pretty cottage.

 


 

Charcoal Burner tending the HeapCharcoal Burner tending the Heap

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a charcoal burner tending his smouldering heap.

 


 

Charcoal burner's hutCharcoal burner's hut

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a charcoal burner's hut and a pile of wood ready for burning.

 


 

Charcoal burners in coppiceCharcoal burners in coppice

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of charcoal burners at work in an old coppice.

 


 

Children and grandfather on village greenChildren and grandfather on village green

Charming Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of an old man, ? a grandfather, and three children on a village green.

 


 

Children by Canal Lock GatesChildren by Canal Lock Gates

Charming Victorian picture by Birket Foster to download showing an illustration of children by canal lock gates.

 


 

Children feeding a CalfChildren feeding a Calf

Charming illustration to download showing a picture of two children feeding a calf while its mother looks on.

 


 

Children resting by a StileChildren resting by a Stile

Charming Victorian picture showing three little girls resting by a stile.

 


 

Children shelter from rainChildren shelter from rain

Victorian illustration showing a picture of a young girl and a little boy sheltering under a tree from heavy rain.

 





Results 1 - 30 of 226