Country Life and Farming

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Victorian illustration showing a mother and her children enjoying themselves in the country. They are relaxing in a grassy spot…

Victorian illustration showing morris dancers performing in front of a village inn. The landlady brings out a jug of ale…

Victorian illustration of harvest time. Men using pitchforks load the sheaves on a horse-drawn wagon.

Victorian illustration of harvest time. Horse-drawn wagons bring hay and straw to the stack yard, and men unload it to…

Victorian illustration showing harvest time. Men and women reap the wheat, bind it in sheaves and stack the sheaves in…

Victorian illustration showing oak barking. Men remove the bark from a trunk of a felled oak while others chop the…

Victorian illustration showing an Irish peasant family in a state of abject poverty outside their tumble-down cabin.

Victorian illustration showing hop pickers at work in a hop field. Men gather the hop poles, women pick the hops.

A horse fair in Lincoln. The main street is busy with horse dealers and customers. Lincoln Cathedral rises in the…

Men in ?Egypt work shadufs, devices to raise water from a river or lake to irrigation channels in the fields.

Gypsy family relax and cook beside their dome-shaped hut.

Charcoal burners at work in a wood of tall old trees.

Charming illustration to download showing a shrew family on a flowery riverbank.

Charming illustration showing two pigs (sows) and their piglets.

Victorian picture showing rush cutting in a wintry fenland landscape.

Charming Victorian picture to download (from a painting by Birket Foster) showing pretty country cottages.

Victorian picture to download showing a drawing of a young couple walking arm in arm in the country.

Victorian picture showing a woman milking a cow in the open air.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of men picking cotton in Africa.

Atmospheric Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a gypsy family camping in a wood.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a gamekeeper, his gun under his arm, leaning on an allotment garden…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a man carrying a toddler crossing a footbridge behind a sluice on…

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

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of two men working in a field; one clears a ditch using a…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of sheep shearers at work clipping the sheep and rolling up the fleeces…