Postcards in Raphael Tuck's 'Oilette' series

Scottish

Life and Character

14.

When the Bairn's Asleep

Raphael Tuck  -  "Oilette  -  Scottish Life and Character Series"

Raphael Tuck Postcard  -   'Oilette', Scottish Life and Character series  -  When the Bairn's Asleep

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Carol Stubbs

When the Bairn's Asleep

"The Scottish mother is generally an expert knitter, and as soon as the house is 'redd up', the pot on the fire, and the bairn is asleep, the musical click of the needles plays a staccato melody to which the rocking of the cradle is a soothing accompaniment."

 

 

Postcards of Scotland

Scottish Cartoons

Scottish Highland Dress

Scottish Life and Character

Scottish Mountains

Scottish Washing

Scottish Wells and Fountains

 

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