About the Artist
Robert McGregor (Mcgregor), Scottish, (1848-1922) was born England. He emigrated to Scotland about 1855, and died there in 1922. [DES-4/07]
The actual lines of a pig (I mean a really fat pig) are among the loveliest and most luxuriant in nature; the pig has the same great curves, swift and yet heavy, which we see in rushing water or in a rolling cloud.
G.K. Chesterton, The Uses of Diversity, (1920).
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