[Rossetti, William Michael]. "Fine Arts: The British Institution." Spectator 29.1442 (16 Feb. 1856), 195-196.


Mr. Collinson’s "Son of the Soil"–a lusty labourer seated in a public-house with his pewter pot of beer before him, and behind him an advertisement for men to serve in the Army Works Corps–is an exact study from nature.

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