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Joe Sacco on The Great War: 'Trench warfare shocked me even as a kid' -- The graphic artist, best known for Palestine, normally documents contemporary conflicts. Now he has turned his attention to the first day of the Somme, 1 July 1916
Detail from Plate 11 of Joe Sacco's The Great War: July 1, 1916: The First Day of the Battle of the Somme. On July 1st, at precisely 7:30 a....
Credit: Joe Sacco Those who have died at the casualty clearing station are buried nearby. Twenty-one thousand men have been killed outright in the attack or would die of their wounds
Gromaire, Marcel (1892-1971) - 1925 The War (Museum of Modern Art, Paris) Marcel Gromaire studied classically at Douai, then continued his studies in Paris, receiving his Baccalauréat in Law in 1909, a judiciary career path he quickly abandoned. When the war began he spent the next six years in the army and was wounded. After the war Gromaire returned to Paris and worked in a studio. A meeting with the collector, Dr. Girardin, established his career as an artist.