ID number ART03605.030.001
Title A peasant
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George (Artist)
Date made 1 November 1916
Medium ink on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 45.8 x 28.8 cm; image: 20.7 x 26.2 cm

Description

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.