Here Thompson portray's a vibrant village lifestyle of adequacy in its inadequacy, where the bucket is shared in different chores. The burnt surface of the bucket suggests it’suse for cooking stuff like pumpkins, fresh maize and the like in big traditional families as wellas washing and fetching water for home use.
Here, the daughter is using it for bathing while the mother waits by the well to use it for fetching water home.
Medium: Oil on canvas
Size:80 x 60cm