Pigs at a Trough, c.1790 Oil Painting - Thomas Rowlandson

Pigs at a Trough, c.1790

Thomas RowlandsonItem # 258967
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  • About Reproduction

    Discover the allure of art with our faithful reproduction of "Pigs at a Trough, c.1790", originally brought to life by the talented Thomas Rowlandson. Unlike posters or prints, our hand-painted oil painting breathes an unique sense of depth and texture into your space. Every detail, every stroke, and every texture is meticulously recreated, paying the perfect homage to Thomas Rowlandson and his artistic vision.

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  • Painting Description

    "Pigs at a Trough, c.1790" is a satirical print by the renowned English artist and caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson. Known for his keen eye for social commentary and his ability to capture the follies and vices of his time, Rowlandson's work often delved into the political and social issues of late 18th-century Britain. This particular piece, "Pigs at a Trough," exemplifies his talent for combining humor with pointed criticism.

    The print depicts a group of pigs greedily feeding at a trough, a metaphorical representation of gluttony and corruption. Rowlandson's choice of pigs as subjects is a deliberate and biting commentary on the behavior of certain societal figures, likely politicians or other individuals in positions of power, who are portrayed as being driven by self-interest and avarice. The imagery suggests a critique of the moral decay and lack of integrity among those who are supposed to serve the public good.

    Rowlandson's style is characterized by its fluid lines, dynamic compositions, and expressive figures. In "Pigs at a Trough," these elements come together to create a vivid and engaging scene that captures the viewer's attention while also delivering a sharp critique. The artist's use of caricature exaggerates the features and actions of the pigs, enhancing the satirical impact of the work.

    During the late 18th century, Britain was undergoing significant social and political changes, and Rowlandson's prints often reflected the tensions and controversies of the time. "Pigs at a Trough" can be seen as part of a broader tradition of satirical art that sought to hold the powerful accountable and to provoke thought and discussion among the public.

    Thomas Rowlandson's legacy as a master of satire and caricature endures, and works like "Pigs at a Trough" continue to be appreciated for their artistic merit and their incisive social commentary. This print remains a valuable example of how art can be used to critique and reflect upon societal issues, making it a significant piece in the history of British satirical art.

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