WWI: A Lost Generation
Soldier, poet and author Siegfried Sassoon (1886 - 1967) most famous for his war poetry.
January 01, 1915 License
War and Conflict, World War I, (1914-1918), Battle of the Somme, France, 1st July 1916, The football used by British troops on the battlefield at Montauban, Captain Wilfred P,Nevill of the 8th East Surrey's introduced 4 footballs to...More
April 10, 2002 License
Portrait of German artist and printmaker Otto Dix (1891 - 1969), 1961.
January 01, 1961 License
Captain William Earl Johns (1893 - 1968) creator of the Biggles books. The Statistical Yearbook published by UNESCO reports that Biggles is the most popular schoolboy hero in the world.
April 02, 1960 License
English painter Sir Stanley Spencer (1891 - 1959) in front of his altarpiece 'The Crucifixion' (for Aldenham School Chapel) in Cookham, which is nearing completion. Original Publication: People Disc - HL0291
January 01, 1958 License
American writer and painter John Dos Passos (1896 - 1970) at the Gritti Palace hotel, during the International PEN Congress in Venice, September 1957.
September 01, 1957 License
British writer John Ronald Reul Tolkien (1892 - 1973), sitting in his study at Merton College, Oxford, where he is a Fellow. Original Publication: Picture Post - 8464 - Professor J R R Tolkien - unpub.
December 02, 1955 License
German-born painter George Grosz working on satirical painting which depicts Adolf Hitler resting w. many tiny human skeletons at his feet, in studio at home.
January 01, 1945 License
British painter Paul Nash (1889 - 1946) at work. He was the official war artist in both World Wars. Original Publication: Picture Post - 1756 - Modern Artists Paint For The Forces - pub. 1944
January 29, 1944 License
Portrait of German Expressionist painter George Grosz January 19, 1942 in Bayside in New York .
January 19, 1942 License