Axe Man
Michael Barker
Collection: Michael Barker

Water colour
470 x 830 mm

Once commonplace in rural life, the axeman has been now consigned to woodchopping demonstrations but still remains an iconic figure in the Kiwi psyche as one of the pioneering figures who helped to 'break in the land'.

Subject: Len Parkes

Image copyright M.Barker

Axe Man