Irish Peasantry. The Turf Kish.
|Main Creator:||Malton, James, 1761-1803, engraver|
Woman unloading a turf kish from a cart which is resting upright. A horse waits beside the cart. A man stands beside the woman watching her working. A kish is a large square wicker basket used in Ireland for carrying peat.
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London : Publish'd by James Malton, [ca. 1790].
From a series of 3 prints by James Malton entitled "Irish Peasantry".
Physical description: 1 print : aquatint ; image 15.2 x 20 cm., plate mark 17.7 x 22.5 cm., sheet 23.6 x 29.2 cm..
Attributed to James Malton, (d. 1803).
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|PD 4197 TX 2||Prints & Drawings - Appt. only||Prints & Drawings|
Reproduction Rights owned by National Library of Ireland.