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“Haymaking” by Anne Naismith, Vintage Framed Oil Painting of North Yorkshire

“Haymaking” by Anne Naismith, Vintage Framed Oil Painting of North Yorkshire

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This delightful framed vintage oil painting exudes the tranquil charm of the English countryside. Titled "Haymaking" and signed by the artist A. Naismith in the bottom right corner, the piece captures a bucolic scene near the village of Muker in the picturesque Swaledale region of North Yorkshire.

The composition depicts a grassy meadow bordered by trees in full leaf, with the distinctive rolling hills and valleys of the Yorkshire Dales providing a backdrop. In the foreground, two figures are engaged in the traditional task of hay-making, their forms loosely rendered yet full of movement and activity.

The palette is a harmonious blend of verdant greens, warm golden yellows, and cool sky blues. The artist employs bold, expressive brushwork to suggest the textures of the foliage, while deft touches of white capture the dappled effects of sunlight filtering through the trees.

The painting conveys a wonderful sense of space and atmosphere, inviting the viewer to bask in the peaceful ambiance of this rural idyll. The overall effect is one of tranquility and nostalgia, evoking a timeless way of life deeply rooted in the land.

With its charming subject matter, vibrant Impressionistic style, and connection to a specific English locale, this vintage oil painting would make a delightful addition to any collection of traditional landscape art or pastoral scenes. Housed in a simple frame, it offers a delightful glimpse into the majesty of the Yorkshire Dales countryside.


Frame - 24.5" x 18.75"

Painting - 23.5" x17.5"

Framed and ready to hang with hanging wire.

This is a vintage item with normal wear and tear due to its age. Review photos and descriptions carefully. I have made every effort to accurately describe these items. Message me with any questions you have before making a purchase. 

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