Paintings of World War I

10 May - 19 Oct 14

Detail of Victory Tea, Pilgrim Street, 1919 by John Joseph Potts

Detail of Victory Tea, Pilgrim Street, 1919 by John Joseph Potts

A selection of works depicting World War I scenes of an armed British trawler in battle, French and Russian mounted artillery troops, and Northumberland infantry soldiers in a reflective moment in their trench.

Also on show is a painting by CRW Nevinson, one of the most famous war artists of World War I, inspired by his experiences as a battlefield ambulance attendant.