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Braving the Bitter Cold, Kobayashi Kiyochika 清親

Braving the Bitter Cold Kobayashi Kiyochika 清親, 1895

Brig "Mercury" Attacked by Two Turkish Ships, Ivan Aivazovsky

Brig "Mercury" Attacked by Two Turkish Ships Ivan Aivazovsky, 1892

Cassandra, Evelyn De Morgan

Cassandra Evelyn De Morgan, 1898

Cone of Entemena, Mesopotamia

Cone of Entemena 2400BCE

Fight, Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz

Fight Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz, 1921 – 1922

Guernica, Pablo Picasso

Guernica Pablo Picasso, 1937

The armistice has just been rejected, so the war will carry on worse than before - I've often regretted sending you away from Paris, but now I'm glad I did. I'm joining the artillery and will be stationed at the Porte de Saint-Ouen...

Letters from the front: The Franco-Prussian War Édouard Manet, 1870

Mammen Silver-inlaid Axehead, Viking Age

Mammen Silver-inlaid Axehead 970CE

Palette of Narmer, Ancient Egypt

Palette of Narmer 3100BCE

Peace Halting the Ruthlessness of War, Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller

Peace Halting the Ruthlessness of War Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller, 1917

Peasant War print 6: Battlefield, Käthe Kollwitz

Peasant War print 6: Battlefield Käthe Kollwitz, 1907

Red Army Men, Varvara Stepanova

Red Army Men Varvara Stepanova, 1930

Revolt in Cairo on 21 October 1798, Anne-Louis Girodet

Revolt in Cairo on 21 October 1798 Anne-Louis Girodet, 1810

Stele of the Vultures - Historical Side, Mesopotamia

Stele of the Vultures - Historical Side 2350BCE

Stele of the Vultures - Mythological Side, Mesopotamia

Stele of the Vultures - Mythological Side 2350BCE

The Advance to Weihaiwei, Kobayashi Kiyochika 清親

The Advance to Weihaiwei Kobayashi Kiyochika 清親, 1895

The Battersea Shield, The Celts

The Battersea Shield 350BCE – 50CE

The Battle of Trevino, Francisco Oller

The Battle of Trevino Francisco Oller, 1879

I am Nin-jirsu. No country can bear my fierce stare, nobody escapes my outstretched arms.

The Building of Ningirsu's Temple - Cylinder A 2125BCE

The Combat of the Giaour and Hassan, Eugène Delacroix

The Combat of the Giaour and Hassan Eugène Delacroix, 1824 – 1826

The Course of Empire 4: Destruction, Thomas Cole

The Course of Empire 4: Destruction Thomas Cole, 1836

The Death of Decius Mus, Peter Paul Rubens

The Death of Decius Mus Peter Paul Rubens, 1616 – 1617

The Fighting Téméraire, Joseph Mallord William Turner

The Fighting Téméraire Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1839

The Russo-Japanese War, Niko Pirosmani

The Russo-Japanese War Niko Pirosmani, 1904

The War, Marc Chagall

The War Marc Chagall, 1943

They are Triumphant, Vasily Vereshchagin

They are Triumphant Vasily Vereshchagin, 1872

Victory Stele of Naram-Sin, Mesopotamia

Victory Stele of Naram-Sin 2230BCE

Futurist poets, painters, sculptors, and musicians of Italy! As long as the war lasts let us set aside our verse, our brushes, scapels, and orchestras! The red holidays of genius have begun!

War, the World's Only Hygiene Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, 1915

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Propaganda

Military Art, Politics

Military Art

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