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A terrible beauty : British artists in the First World War

Author: Paul Gough
Publisher: Bristol : Sansom & Co., 2010.
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Genre/Form: Art
Art and the war
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gough, Paul.
Terrible beauty.
Bristol : Sansom & Co., 2010
(OCoLC)741967363
Named Person: Muirhead Bone, Sir; Paul Maze; Adrian Hill; Sydney Jones; C R W Nevinson; Paul Nash; William Orpen, Sir; Wyndham Lewis; Stanley Spencer, Sir; William Roberts; Harold Williamson; John Nash; David Bomberg
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Gough
ISBN: 9781906593001 1906593000
OCLC Number: 559763485
Description: 335 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: A commission in the army --
Fact and fiction on the Western Front : Muirhead Bone on the Somme --
Drawing as a means of calibrating the battlefield : Paul Maze, Adrian Hill and Sydney Jones --
C.R.W. Nevison : a painter with prejudice --
'Barren, silent, godless' : the anti-landscape visions of Paul Nash --
An onlooker : William Orpen--le petit majeur --
Wyndham Lewis : 'a very dangerous type of spectator' --
Stanley Spencer : 'a genius pitched in the mud' --
Gunners, bombers, sappers and the 'PBI' : William Roberts, Harold Williamson, John Nash and David Bomberg --
War, art and the imagination : a coda.
Responsibility: Paul Gough.

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