Media: Flo-Master pen and watercolour on paper
Size: 19.5 x 24.5 cm
Norman Cornish – Behind the Scenes page 72
An unusual treatment for a familiar theme; the man reading a newspaper.
Here Norman is interested in the shapes made by the man and his newspaper rather than the man himself; this is no portrait. The use of thee colours within the composition is an interesting treatment of the subject matter.