New PDF release: Art, Poetry and WW1 (Cv/Visual Arts Research Book 191)

By Edward Lucie-Smith

during this learn ‘Art, Poetry and WW1, through Edward Lucue-Smith of writing, poetry and portray within the Centenary 12 months of the outbreak of the 1st international conflict the writer considers the old effect at the normal psyche of the calamitous occasions, mirrored within the expression of poets and visible artists. the quantity comprises Eric Kennington, CRW Nevinson, John Singer Sargent, William Orpen, Stanley Spencer and Paul Nash; and writers Siegfried Sassoon, Isaac Rosenberg, Wilfred Owen, Edward Thomas and T.S. Eliot. In Europe the painters: Otto Dix, Max Beckman, Franz Marc, Gino Severini, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Ludwig Meidner. He establishes a continuity to the topic just about works through Velázquez, Watteau, Goya and others, of their therapy of the spectacle of conflict and the horrors of struggle and human conflict.

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