collage drawing on Stonehenge grey paper
30 x 22
WWI series / $750
I had to experience how someone beside me suddenly falls over and is dead and the bullet has hit him squarely. I had to experience that quite directly. I wanted it.
The war was a horrible thing, but there was something tremendous about it too.
In the ruins of Auberive – the shell holes in the villages are full of elemental energy … It’s a singular and rare beauty that speaks to us.
– Otto Dix