George Chapman: dark and brooding

Subscribing to art Facebook feeds is rewarding when you find gems like this 1960 painting by George Chapman, called The Bridge:

The dark, brooding sky threatens the landscape and the three figures in the foreground tell their own story.

Given that school resumes tomorrow, the weather has changed for the worse and my bags are all packed ready, this seems like the perfect send-off for the end of the holidays.

Post Script. Found two more paintings. Think these are hauntingly beautiful: 


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