Imagining the Somme 8236
Imagining the Somme
This work is my interpretation of the “Battle of the Somme” It consists of 1 mixed media painting 265cm x 135cm, 11 paintings measuring 17cm x 11cm 42cm x 32cm framed, also mixed media and 1 painting again mixed media measuring 20cm x 20cm and 5 small sculptures.
Painting on this page measures 17cm x 11cm Oil, acrylic and collage on canvas on wood
The numbers on the paintings are army numbers of men missing in action on the Somme. Other than this painting, the number here is my grandfather's "8236" and he came home.