Our little bud
|Title||Our little bud|
|Maker||Benson, George (Artist)|
|Place made||France: Picardie, Somme|
|Date made||c. 1917|
|Medium||watercolour and Chinese white on paper|
|Measurement||backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 25.2 x 14.7 cm|
Depicts a soldier standing in the snow wearing a mishmash of winter clothing, his rifle held up over his left shoulder. His cheeks and the tip of his nose are both rosy red from the cold. He looks out of the corners of his eyes with a half-smile.