The Old Shepherd’s Chief Mourner

Charles Cowling

The Old Shepherd’s Chief Mourner by Sir Edwin Landseer 

2 thoughts on “The Old Shepherd’s Chief Mourner

  1. Charles Cowling
    Liz Mowatt

    Oh gosh, this made my eyes well up with tears – such devotion. Mind you, if the dog had broken its leg, the shepherd would have probably shot it!


    Charles Cowling
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    Richard Rawlinson

    Nothing wrong with sentimental art when it truly represents life. This painting really captures a pining dog, and speaks volumes about the relationship he enjoyed with his master.


    Charles Cowling

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