Breaking the news: John Longstaff

Artist: John Longstaff

An older man comforts a newly-made widow in the kitchen of her humble house. Outside the door, the worker’s mates are seen, with the mine head in the background.

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PD Proof : In Art and Architecture Vol 3 No 6

Comment: Some work dealing with the life of miners or other labourers. Sons and Lovers, perhaps?

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