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The loneliness of the urban lawn mower

The loneliness of the urban lawn mower

The never-ending task of mowing the lawn to keep the home garden tidy is captured in this painting, ‘Man mowing’, by Dick Frizzell.

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Oil on board by Dick Frizzell, 2008

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Gardens - Suburban front gardens', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 14 April 2024)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Nov 2008