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By Laura Brandon

This is a very encyclopaedic survey of artists' responses -- either ""official"" and private -- to ""the horrors of war."" Art and War finds the sheer variety of artists' portrayals of this such a lot devastating point of the human -- from the ""heroic"" work of Benjamin West and of John Singer Sargent to brutal and iconic works via artists from Goya to Picasso, and the both oppositional paintings of Leon Golub, Nancy Spero and others who reacted with fury to the Vietnam struggle. specific realization is paid to paintings produced in keeping with the 1st and moment global Wars and to more moderen artwork and memorial paintings by means of artists as different as Barbara Kruger, Alfredo Jarr and Maya Lin. The e-book appears eventually to the reactions of latest artists comparable to Langlands and Bell to the united states invasion in 2001 of Afghanistan and the struggle in Iraq.

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