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A factory complex with works, coal, wagonways and locomotive, workers' housing. There are predominantly women working with coal and wagons; smoking tall chimneys as a central feature. This has been identified as the Josef-mine owned by the Zwierzina family in Mährisch-Ostrau (Ostrava, Czech Republic). Kregczy's mother, Rosa Zwierzina, was one of the owners of the company, which employed 28 women.
oil on canvas
H 100 x W 150 cm
purchased from Christie's, 1994