POSS TUB AND MANGLE by sword
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from my original primitive naive acrylic painting

Now old…bald…deaf…and arthritic. but still honest and reliable

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  • KEITH  R. WILLIAMS
    KEITH R. WILL...over 6 years ago

    very nice work

  • Thank you Keith

    – sword

  • TFFDavid
    TFFDavidover 6 years ago

    I think this is amazing.

    My Da used to talk about these things, often, the only time I ever seen one though was in Beamish.

  • Thank you for your kind comment David.We used to have a Mangle also a poss tub and posser not unlike the one in the painting.When i was a kid and i can just about remember getting my hand caught in the rollers, my god it did hurt.Beamish is one of my favorite places to visit

    – sword

  • Irene  Burdell
    Irene Burdellover 6 years ago

    It reminds me of Monday wash day when I was little , I hated it especially in the winter you could never get near the fire.
    Lovely work.

  • Thank you Irene.I remember my mother used to spend all day doing the family wash boiling water in a huge brass tub scrubbing the clothes on a washboard and baking large stottie cakes (bread) in between… AHH.Happy days i think not

    – sword

  • Ulrikeart
    Ulrikeartover 6 years ago

    Those were the days …Thank God for technology, Thank God for my washer and dryer.
    Lovely image

  • pinkyjain
    pinkyjainover 6 years ago

    Beautiful, so love your scenes of family life in the old days

  • Virginia McGowan
    Virginia McGowanover 6 years ago

    great painting ,at least thes pple had a mangle! no fun wringing out by hand, happy day when I got an electric machine

  • Thank you ginnymac.As you have probably noticed i am big on nostalgia,but i am also a realist..I am old enough to remember the so called good old days.Not so good from what i can remember

    – sword

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