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The Bonxie, Shetland
The Bonxie, Shetland
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The Bonxie, Shetland
"The Bonxie, Shetland"; a young boy lies at the edge of a cliff top in order to reach a bird's nest containing eggs while a girl holds on to the back of his shirt. On the furthest out crop another boy threatens the bird, whose nest is being looted with a penknife tied to a stick.
1873
Guildhall Art Gallery
Permanent Collection
Hook, James Clarke (1819-1907)
Acquired: Bequeathed / Source: Charles Gassiot / Received: 1902
oil
canvas
112cms
coastal view
685