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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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Gallery Thirty Three
Oil on board by Dick Frizzell, 2008

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Gardens - Suburban front gardens', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/artwork/18881/the-loneliness-of-the-urban-lawn-mower (accessed 12 December 2019)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Nov 2008