Soviet poster: intellectuals, proletarians, peasants. "Honour and glory to the heroic working class, collective farmers and the people's intelligentsia"

Soviet poster - "Honour and glory to the heroic working class, collective farmers and the people's intelligentsia"

Portraits by Ed Fairburn using vintage maps. This one is from WW1.

World War I Map Portraits by Ed Fairburn

Ed Fairburn: Ink on a reproduced military map of the Western Front; a continuation of map-based portraiture.

Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson, ‘La Mitrailleuse’ 1915 As a Futurist, Nevinson initially celebrated and embraced the violence and mechanised speed of the modern age. But his experience as an ambulance driver in the First World War changed his view.In his paintings of the trenches, the soldiers are reduced to a series of angular planes and grey colouring. They appear almost like machines themselves, losing their individuality, even their humanity, as they seem to fuse with the machine…

Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson, ‘La Mitrailleuse’ 1915 As a Futurist, Nevinson initially celebrated and embraced the violence and mechanised speed of the modern age. But his experience as an ambulance driver in the First World War changed his view.

Void of War, Paul Nash. © 2002 Tate, London.. Anthem For Doomed Youth is a major exhibition celebrating the lives and works of 12 First Worl...

Void of War, Paul Nash. from Anthem For Doomed Youth, an exhibition celebrating the lives and works of 12 First World War war artists © 2002 Tate, London.

Soldier's grave, Martin Le Puich by Eric Kennington (1888-1960), 1919.

"Soldier's grave, Martin le Puich" WWI - by Eric Kennington

Powerful: The Tower was turned blood red and the shadows of men walking to war were shown in a moving ceremony

William, Kate and Harry add to 888,246 poppies at the Tower of London

VINTAGE WAR To mark the centenary of the First World War, Vintage is launching a unique collection of war fiction. April 2014 will see the publication of twelve works by the greatest writers of the.


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