This is an open edition digital fine art print of a pen and ink drawing by Naomi Blayney.
Tommy is a statue of a First World War soldier by artist Ray Lonsdale, displayed close to Seaham war memorial by the seafront in Seaham, County Durham. It depicts a First World War soldier, wearing boots, puttees, greatcoat and tin hat, sitting on an ammunition box, with downcast eyes, holding a the barrel of his grounded rifle in his right hand. It is officially named 1101 (or Eleven-O-One), referring to the first minute of peace as the armistice came Into force at 11am on 11 November 1918, but is more popularly known as Tommy, referring to the archetype private soldier Tommy Atkins.
The print is signed by the artist and comes with a double mount ready to be framed. Approx. overall size: 16 x 20 inches.