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.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/obituary-george-chapman-1501818.html

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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