Painted Silkwork Picture of a Milkmaid and Children,
By V. Shakorley,
The circular silkwork has a painted watercolour background of buildings. In the forground is a milkmaid with two young children, a boy and girl, asking for milk, the young girl holding out a large wooden mug and the young boy with bare feet. The milkmaid wears a yolk across her shoulders to carry the large heavy milk urns which in the picture have been placed on the ground.
The back of the woolwork is inscribed with a label reading:
Painted by her Aunt.
Diameter: Frame: 9 inches silk 7 1/2 inches
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