Sunday, May 27, 2012

Let we forget …

... maybe the greatest depiction of war's reality ever. (It is John Singer Sargent's Gassed. It is a very large painting and to see it, as I did once at the Boston museum, is overwhelming.) Here is more.
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  1. Please give the source of this in a subsequent blog entry. (I might forget to go back to the comments section of this one.)

  2. Rob K.7:55 AM

    John Singer Sargent, "Gassed," 1919, 7 1/2 x 20 ft., 1919