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Goats and Kids in a Shed

Photo credit: Nottingham City Museums

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The scene is a shed, which is in complete darkness except for the patch of sunlight that lights up the right side and centre of the picture. A brown and white adult goat is standing, facing left. In front of it lies a small white kid, its front leg tucked under it, and eyes closed. Behind it, and turned towards the back wall of the shed, is a brown and white kid. In the darkness on the left, behind a pile of straw, can be made out another adult goat.

Nottingham Castle Museum and Art Gallery

Nottingham


Date

1846

Medium

oil on wood

Measurements

H 35.2 x W 45.7 cm

Accession number

NCM 1904-26

Acquisition method

bequeathed by Mr Richard Godson Millns, 1904

Work type

Painting


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Nottingham Castle Museum and Art Gallery

Friar Lane, off Maid Marian Way, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG1 6EL England

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