Mr Freestone

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Mr Freestone

'The celebrated breeder of tup's Mr John Freestone of Great Harrowden nr
Wellingborough, stands proudly alongside his shepherd & Four New Leicester

A 2 shear, 3 shear, 4 shear & 6 shear, indicating how their quality was
maintained year on year.

'Mr Freestone owned one of the best flocks in the kingdom.'

Mr Freestone exhibited his sheep at the Northamptonshire Farming & Grazing
Society show on the Althorp estate, & in 1831 won the William 1V Medal for
the best long-wooled sheep at the Smithfield Club Show in London.

Oil on canvas 60 X 70 cms in original maple frame.

Artist: Unsigned Circa 1830
Painting id: P0204

Please note: This Painting has been sold
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