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Haycock, David Boyd, 1968-

A crisis of brilliance : five young British artists and the Great War / David Boyd Haycock.

London : Old Street, 2009.
Physical Description:
386 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Reference Library
N6768 .H38 2009 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Art, British -- 20th century -- Themes, motives.
Art, British -- 20th century.
Artists -- Great Britain.
London (England) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.

  • Stanley Spencer
  • Mark Gertler and Henry Tonks
  • Richard Nevinson
  • 'The Slade Coster Gang'
  • Paul Nash and Dora Carrington
  • Roger Fry and post-impressionists
  • 'This anarchic & egoistical condition'
  • 'That awful ghost Tonks'
  • 'The din of happiness'
  • 'A most wonderful country'
  • Eddie Marsh and Les Jeunes
  • 'Georgian painters'
  • 'No ordinary war'
  • 'A valuable man'
  • 'Ever busy yet ever at rest'
  • 'Strident lies and foul death'
  • War artists
  • Armistice
  • Epilogue: 'Another life, another world'.