Print: Baxter CL 356 - Gleaners was a name given to the ‘poor’ people that would come into a corn field after it had been cut and collect or glean the left over corn, a common subject for many painters.

It is said it is after a picture by Shayer, Signed on the left, low down, "Published June 16th, 1856, by George Baxter, Proprietor & Patentee, London." 

The print was produced from twelve blocks, and was originally sold at 1s. 6d. 

 

Date: 1856

 

Size (cm ht x w): 15 x 10.5 (print)

 

State: Mounted on old white card

 

Condition: Very good colours, light toning, only visible to the sky, around the edges from previous over mounting, priced accordingly

Harvest Time (The Gleaners)

SKU: 1258
£16.00Price