Charming folk art painting of young children in a rural village. The painting features a barefoot boy and girl at a well with a well-sweep. The boy is shown drinking from a bucket while his straw hat and slingshot lie on the ground. Farm buildings and a rural landscape appear behind the children. The painting has been relined, with some minor bubbling and paint loss. It is signed illegibly and dated 1872.
Dimensions: 40” x 28”; Viewed Area: 36” x 24”
Item No. 180010