A peasant

Collection ID ART03605.030.001
Collection type Art
Title A peasant
Measurement backing sheet: 45.8 x 28.8 cm; image: 20.7 x 26.2 cm
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George
Date made 1 November 1916
Copyright AWM Licensed copyright

Depicts a peasant standing in the middle of a field, his hands behind his back propping himself up on a long stick. He looks deep in thought as he surveys the ground. A low horizon gives way to a cloud-filled sky with trees in the distant landscape.

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