The Stonebreaker (Youth Training Scheme) card

Courtesy Chris Beetles Gallery on Behalf of the Terence Parkes Estate

The Stonebreaker (Youth Training Scheme)

WAG 1994.128

Currently not on display

Information

"The Stonebreaker" painted by John Brett [1831-1902] in 1857-8 is in the Walker Art Gallery collection. The boy in the painting is knapping flints for road-making. The view is that of the Mole Valley, Surrey, and on the left corner there is a milestone marked "LONDON 23."