Originally this exquisite lithograph was created
to illustrate a classic of rural literature, ‘Men and the Fields’, by
Adrian Bell. Of ‘Men and the Fields’ another great man of letters and
literary portraitist of the rural, Ronald Blythe, writes: ‘The unique
talents of both Bell and Nash for presenting the “now” – that particular
threshing week, that actual market day, those snows or rains’ make this
a ‘beautiful liaison of text and illustration’. It is mid-day in this
print; the shadows are short, and both farmer and thresher require
shelter and rest from the heat of the sun.
Size: Image: 18.5 x 12cm ; paper: 30 x 21cm
Format: Giclée Print, Limited Edition (1/850) on 310 gsm thick, 100% cotton rag. Hand-numbered and hand-embossed.
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