A pretty young woman in rustic dress, smiling towards the viewer, walking to right and carrying a sickle and a bundle of hay; a couple in the background cutting the hayfield; bundle and barrel in the foreground and cottage in the distance.  1784  Hand-coloured mezzotint with some etching

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2010,7081.1271

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A pretty young woman in rustic dress, smiling towards the viewer, walking to right and carrying a sickle and a bundle of hay; a couple in the background cutting the hayfield; bundle and barrel in the foreground and cottage in the distance. 1784 Hand-coloured mezzotint with some etching

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