Wire - Paul Nash..How does he make wire look this dark and intimidating ,because of the great viewpoint he's in ,like an ant's view ,you get the feeling its towering over you.Simple sometimes is key.

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Nevinson, C.R.W. (1889-1946) - 1914-15 Returning to the Trenches (Nat. Gallery of Canada, Ottawa) Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson was an English painter. He is often referred to by his initials C. R. W. Nevinson. He was associated with the vorticists but is perhaps best seen as a futurist. He attended the Slade School of Art and was briefly associated with the Cumberland Market Group before being conscripted in World War I, during which he was appointed an official war artist.

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Otto Dix. Corpse in barbed wire - Flanders [Leiche im Drahtverhau - Flandern] 1924

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Reading "Second World War" right now...Henry Moore, one of his London blitz drawings of people sheltering in the Tube.

The Fallen 9000 at Normandy. British artists Jamie Wardley and Andy Moss etched 9,000 silhouettes in the sand to commemorate D-Day.

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