This Powerful Collection, Depicting The First War In The Air, Showcases The Work Of The Contemporary Combat Artists And Illustrators From The Great War Era Included Here Are The Works Of Serious Artists, Propagandists, Illustrators And Humorists The Result Is A Stunning Graphic Record, Which Produces A Powerful Record Of Life And Death In The Skies Above The Trenches During The Great War, As Reported To Contemporary Audiences At A Time When The Events Of The Great War Were Still Unfolding During The Great War Artists And Illustrators Produced A Highly Accurate Visual Record Of The Fleeting Moments The Bulky Cameras Couldn T Reproduce These Works Form A Body Ofwar Reportage That Are As Valid As The Written Word Today, The Work Of The Combat Illustrators And The Official War Artists From The Great War Era Is Overlooked By Historians In Favor Of Photographs, But These Illustrations Are Nonetheless Important As They Provide A Contemporary Record Of Hand To Hand Fighting, Trench Raids, Aerial Dogfights, Sea Battles, Desperate Last Stands, Night Actions And Cavalry Charges
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- 128 pages
- War in the Air 1914-1916
- Bob Carruthers
- 21 November 2019 Bob Carruthers