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Winifred Knights (1899-1947):
Leaving the Munitions Works, 1919
Framed (ref: 6082)
Signed and dated
27 x 32cm
Provenance: Allan Gwynne Jones.
Exhibited: Journeys with The Waste Land, Turner Contemporary,
Margate, 3 February-7 May 2018
When peace was declared the majority of munitions had to be decommissioned. In this picture although the work force is predominantly female the return of the male population is evident.