Melissa Speed

Child of a Migrant Worker, Louisiana, 1939


Inspired by public domain farm security photos taken in 1939 and drawn using soft pastels, this artwork is one of three works exploring child labour in the Second World War era. The artwork is mounted ready for framing.

1 in stock

SIZE: 40cm x 30cm
SUBJECT: Portraits & People
SCALE: Medium
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If for any reason you are unhappy with the artwork and return it undamaged within ten days of receipt, you will receive a complete refund of the purchase price.

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Melissa Speed

Melissa works in soft pastels to produce an instinctive recreation of what she sees.