William Orpen

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William Orpen (1878–1931) | Art UK

Discover artworks, explore venues and meet artists. Art UK is the online home for every public collection in the UK. Featuring over 200,000 oil paintings by some 38,000 artists.

William Orpen, A Man with a Cigarette, 1917 - a gaunt, shell-shocked and wounded British soldier stands in a trench, smoking a cigarette World War One, First World, Irish Painters, Ww1 Art, Ww2 Posters, Prisoners Of War, Vintage Artwork, Art For Art Sake, Old Master

A Man with a Cigarette

Image: A gaunt, shell-shocked and wounded British soldier stands in a trench, smoking a cigarette. He has a jacket andshirt draped over his shoulders covering his right arm, a tin helmet, and a bandage on his leg.

William Orpen, A Man with a Cigarette, 1917 - a gaunt, shell-shocked and wounded British soldier stands in a trench, smoking a cigarette World War One, First World, Irish Painters, Ww1 Art, Ww2 Posters, Prisoners Of War, Vintage Artwork, Art For Art Sake, Old Master

A Man with a Cigarette

Image: A gaunt, shell-shocked and wounded British soldier stands in a trench, smoking a cigarette. He has a jacket andshirt draped over his shoulders covering his right arm, a tin helmet, and a bandage on his leg.

Sir William Orpen: Zonnebeke - 1918 One of the paintings he did as a war artist. World War One, First World, Ww1 Art, Google Art Project, Tate Britain, Irish Art, Art Google, Portrait, Great Artists

‘Zonnebeke’, Sir William Orpen, 1918 | Tate

Artwork page for ‘Zonnebeke’, Sir William Orpen, 1918 Orpen was an official war artist for the British Army during the First World War. His pictures from this time feature injured and dead soldiers in blasted battlefields. He tries to bring the viewer closer to the physical and emotional experience of war. Zonnebeke, in Belgium, was the scene of the Battle of Passchendaele in 1917. This saw hundreds of thousands of soldiers killed on both sides of the conflict. Here, Orpen presents an eerily…

Thiepval Wood by William Newenham Montague Orpen (Fine Art Framed Giclee William Newenham Montague Orpen) Landscape Art, Landscape Paintings, Landscapes, Irish Painters, Ww1 Art, English Artists, British Artists, Battle Of The Somme, Research Images

Thiepval Wood | Art UK

Discover artworks, explore venues and meet artists. Art UK is the online home for every public collection in the UK. Featuring over 200,000 oil paintings by some 38,000 artists.

The Receiving Room: the Stationary Hospital, William Orpen, 1917 Bench Drawing, Painting & Drawing, World War One, First World, Ww1 Art, British Soldier, Prisoners Of War, Female Soldier, Wwi

Rarely seen photos and paintings from World War One to go on display

Images of Russian soldier Maria Bochkareva and British nurse Edith Cavell appear in The Great War in Portraits, an exhibition that begins next month.

Blown Up 1917 Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Orpen William Ww1 Art, Research Images, Shell Shock, Post Impressionism, Art Database, First World, Great Artists, Sketches, Drawings

Blown Up

image: a full length depiction of a soldier, seemingly shell-shocked, standing in front of the edge of a dugout. It seems thathis clothes have literally been blown away from his body, for he is naked but for a scrap of blanket across his hips, his boots and helmet. He stands in a classical pose holding the rifle delicately in his fingers and pointed away from his body.