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Object Name Painting
Title A Man Ploughing
Catalog Number UNNUMBERED-365
Creator Sawyier, Paul
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Watercolor on paper
Dimensions H-13.25 W-19 inches
Description This impressionistic landscape depicts a horse pulling a plow through a field with a man holding the plow steady. The background features trees that appear to be unfinished and the piece is unsigned.
Notes An alternate title of this piece is 'Unfinished Painting of a Man Ploughing.' Although the piece is unsigned, Bill Coffey, the owner of the Paul Sawyier Galleries, looked at this piece and it is his opinion that it was painted by Sawyier.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Sawyier, Paul
Subjects Landscapes
Art
Painting
Paintings
Agricultural equipment
Agricultural laborers
Agricultural machinery & implements
Agriculture
Plowing
Plows
Ploughs
Search Terms Land
Landscapes
Impressionism
Impressionism (Art)
Agriculture
Farm tools
Farming
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS