2014.65.2

Original painting of an old woman by Duncan MacGregor-Whyte

Framed original portrait of a seated old woman `picking` wool, by Duncan MacGregor-Whyte of Oban and Balephuil. Picking is the process of teasing the fibres apart to open out the fleece and make it fluffier and easier to card; some vegetable matter and dirt also falls out in the process.

Object Details

Other Number: not specified
Normal Location: Main Store South: freestanding
Current Location: normal location

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *