Oil on canvas, 60×40cm (Original Sold)
Petrus was a proud African man in his seventies, who after the death of his daughter in law, Jemina, raised his two grand children on government pension.
The family lives in rural Hobhouse, South Africa. He was illiterate and a farm labourer all his life.
He had immense strength of character and dignity. He died on 3/09/11.
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