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The Art of the First World War

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Carpenter Room, Sheffield Central Library

Surrey Street

Sheffield

S1 2LH

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Due to the Great War; ‘the war to end all wars’ -empires vanished, thrones toppled and societies crumbled. To this day, the First World War still has a profound emotional impact. What did British artists of the time make of these world shattering experiences?

In this illustrated talk, Danny Wells discusses some of the most powerful images created, including works by Paul Nash and Stanley Spencer.

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Carpenter Room, Sheffield Central Library

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