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Image: Mower sharpening his scythe at Wilcroft, Herefordshire
ID:  5271
Artist:  unknown
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Artist Country: British
Title of Work:  Mower sharpening his scythe at Wilcroft, Herefordshire
Date of Work:  c1890
Medium:  photograph
Period/Style:  nineteenth century
URL:  http://www.hayinart.com/images/5271.jpg
Citation:  Winter, Gordon. A country camera 1844-1914. Penguin, 1973, p. 42. From Hereford City Library.
Index Words:  mowing, scythe
Place:  England
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Image: Building the rick at Mitford, Northumberland
ID:  5272
Artist:  unknown
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Artist Country: British
Title of Work:  Building the rick at Mitford, Northumberland
Date of Work:  c1900
Medium:  photograph
Period/Style:  nineteenth century
URL:  http://www.hayinart.com/images/5272.jpg
Citation:  Winter, Gordon. A country camera 1844-1914. Penguin, 1973, p. 42. Northumberland Record Office.
Index Words:  haystack, fork
Place:  England
Notes:  The knee-pads protect not just the trouser knees but the vulnerable joints underneath.
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Image: Building the haystack at Froyle Hill, Hampshire
ID:  5273
Artist:  unknown
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Artist Country: British
Title of Work:  Building the haystack at Froyle Hill, Hampshire
Date of Work:  c1910
Medium:  photograph
Period/Style:  twentieth century
URL:  http://www.hayinart.com/images/5273.jpg
Citation:  Winter, Gordon. A country camera 1844-1914. Penguin, 1973, p. 43. Curtis Museum, Alton, Hants.
Index Words:  haystack, fork, wagon, horse
Place:  England
Notes:  The volume of hay pulled by a single horse and the size of the rick 'are reminders of the amount of work that could be got through at haymaking time by muscle power alone.'
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Image: Haymaking in Hampshire
ID:  5274
Artist:  unknown
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Artist Country: British
Title of Work:  Haymaking in Hampshire
Date of Work:  c1910
Medium:  photograph
Period/Style:  twentieth century
URL:  http://www.hayinart.com/images/5274.jpg
Citation:  Winter, Gordon. A country camera 1844-1914. Penguin, 1973, p. 43. Curtis Museum, Alton, Hants.
Index Words:  women, rakes
Place:  England
Notes:  Winter wonders whether 'these two women would have turned themwleves out so immaculately for a hard day's work in the hayfield, or whether their appearance was partly governed by their knowing that they were to be photographed that day.' Note the scarf hanging from the wide-brimmed hat as an added protection 'against the unbecoming effects of sunburn.'
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Image: Dinner-time for the marsh hay mowers, River Bure, Norfolk
ID:  5275
Artist:  unknown
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Artist Country: British
Title of Work:  Dinner-time for the marsh hay mowers, River Bure, Norfolk
Date of Work:  1889
Medium:  photograph
Period/Style:  nineteenth century
URL:  http://www.hayinart.com/images/5275.jpg
Citation:  Winter, Gordon. A country camera 1844-1914. Penguin, 1973, p. 44. Norwich Central Library.
Index Words:  marsh, water, scythe, mosing, resting
Place:  England
Notes:  The photographer is unknown, but this is an area and theme made famous by Peter Emerson, whose careful compositions and sensitivity to light and shadow are not apparent here.
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Image: Soleil couchant derriere les meules
ID:  5276
Artist:  Prins, Pierre
Artist Birth Date:  1838
Artist Death Date:  1913
Artist Country: French
Title of Work:  Soleil couchant derriere les meules
Date of Work:  
Medium:  oil
Period/Style:  twentieth century
URL:  http://62.173.116.70/partnerpages/Lot.aspx?SaleHouseID=1103664&SaleID=1102516&UNID=108745782
Citation:  Sotheby 2004
Index Words:  haystack, mistake
Place:  France
Notes:  Probably grainstacks.
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Image: Mowing team at Wenham Grange, Suffolk
ID:  5277
Artist:  unknown
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Artist Country: British
Title of Work:  Mowing team at Wenham Grange, Suffolk
Date of Work:  1880
Medium:  photograph
Period/Style:  nineteenth century
URL:  http://www.hayinart.com/images/5277.jpg
Citation:  Winter, Gordon. A country camera 1844-1914. Penguin, 1973, p. 41. From Hereford City Library.
Index Words:  mowing, scythe, pose, haystack, technology, labor
Place:  England
Notes:  The author quotes Flora Thompson's Lark Rise to Candleford: 'The men still kept up the old country custom of shoosing as their leader the tallest and most highly-skilled man amongst them, who was then called King of the Mowers Every morning they set themselves to accomplish an amount of work in the day that they knew would tax all their powers till long after sunset. Set yourself more than you can do, and you'll do it was one of their maxims.
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Image: Drawing hay
ID:  5278
Artist:  Eickemeyer, Rudolf
Artist Birth Date:  1862
Artist Death Date:  1932
Artist Country:
Title of Work:  Drawing hay
Date of Work:  
Medium:  photograph
Period/Style:  nineteenth century
URL:  http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/
Citation:  
Index Words:  oxen, wagon
Place:  United States
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Image: Phyllis
ID:  5279
Artist:  Sherwood, Rosina Emmet
Artist Birth Date:  1854
Artist Death Date:  1948
Artist Country: American
Title of Work:  Phyllis
Date of Work:  
Medium:  lithograph
Period/Style:  nineteenth century
URL:  http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/
Citation:  Publisher's proofs of the publications of L. Prang & Co.
Index Words:  woman, resting, haycocks
Place:  United States
Notes:  ^^^
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Image: Haymakers
ID:  5280
Artist:  Eickemeyer, Rudolf
Artist Birth Date:  1862
Artist Death Date:  1932
Artist Country:
Title of Work:  Haymakers
Date of Work:  
Medium:  photograph
Period/Style:  nineteenth century
URL:  http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/
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Index Words:  tedding
Place:  United States
Notes:  The landscape appears to be on the Pacific coast.
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