Tag Archives: Sheep

1927: The Pat, Pat, Pat of the Sleepy Sheep

From Katherine Morris Lester’s Great Pictures and Their Stories, Book Three (1927): Picture Study is rapidly becoming an im¬≠portant factor in our public school education. “Nearly every progressive city,” says the Bureau of Education, Washington, D.C., “is making use of … Continue reading

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1924: Pastoral

Frederick Cayley Robinson: Pastoral (1924) (source)

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5th Century BC: Hermes Kriophoros

Hermes Kriophoros – Roman copy of 5th century BC Greek original “Kriophoros” is Greek for “ram-bearer.” The epithet became associated with the god Hermes in connection with a story from the city of Tanagra, here retold by the traveler and … Continue reading

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1820: Thirlmere

John Glover: Thirlmere (c. 1820)

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1863: Sheep in a Boat

Rosa Bonheur: Changing Pastures (1863)

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1913: Sheep

Ernest Bieler: Les Moutons à Montorge (1913)

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2009: Landscape (with Sheep)

Levi van Veluw: Landscape (2008) (source)

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