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Goodbye, Old Man: The artist Fortunino Matania's vision of the Great War : Luci Gossling


For the first half of the 20th Century, Fortunino Matania drew many iconic moments, including the sinking of the Titanic, for the popular illustrated magazine 'The Sphere'. Between 1914 and 1918, he produced weekly paintings recording - in breathtaking detail - aspects of the war, visiting the front line and putting himself in danger to gather accu…

Matania's Vision of the First World War by Lucinda Gosling


Matania's work is magnificent. It does for scenes of the First World War that only a Technicolor Movie could achieve decades later - faithful recreation of a scene based on as much evidence as possible gather to fill the senses. This smart, short book, like a gallery guide, takes you through the significant works of Fortunino Mantania. His ability…

Illustrating Armageddon: Fortunino Matania and the First World War


By Jim Davies with a forward by Lucinda Gosling Unicorn Press £30.00 hb, 416pp, ills in monochrome and colour, no index, notes or refs.  ISBN: 9781912690015  [This review appears in the current issues of Stand To! No.119 October 2020. It is one of 13 full reviews of books about or related to the First World War in this edition. Members receive…