Tom Roberts

The modest banner that used to accompany these pictures was:

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… based on Tom Roberts, “Shearing the Rams”.

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“The painting showed a view of the shearing sheds which was not in some cases realistic. Shearing would probably have been much messier; for instance the shearer on the left has picked the ram up to move it, when normally it would have been dragged backwards.”

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