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.

Picture to download showing a drawing of a dog, an English setter.

Beautifully drawn Victorian picture to download showing a dilapidated old stone cottage in a rocky landscape.

Romantic Victorian picture to download showing a drawing of a young country couple saying goodbye at a railway station.

Illustration to download showing a picture of a hen with her chicks.

Victorian picture to download showing a drawing of a group of gypsies outside their caravan.

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

Charming Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a convalescent girl sitting resting outside a cottage.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a young woman sitting spinning outside her cottage door.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a Scottish shepherd carrying a lamb with its mother trotting beside him.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a man watching duck from behind a stalking horse, a model of…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a group of country sportsmen, out shooting rabbits, digging out a ferret.

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

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of men and women picking fruit in a cherry orchard.