Vortex (From the Trenches)

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Title

Vortex (From the Trenches)

Creator

Henri Gaudier-Brzeska

Date

July, 1915

Rights Holder

University of Victoria Libraries- Special Collections

Rights

University of Victoria Libraries- Special Collections

Subject

London Group.
Arts--Great Britain.
English literature--20th century.
World War, 1914-1918--Literature and the war.
World War, 1914-1918--Art and the war.
World War, 1914-1918--Literary collections.
Vorticism.
Art, British--20th century.
Arts, British--20th century.

Description

First page of Gaudier-Brzeska's Vortex (Written from the Trenches. The piece is a Vorticist manifesto praising the war as "a great remedy." A death notice on the second page, titled "Mort Pour La Patrie" or "Death for the Fatherland," informs the public that Gaudier-Brzeska died in the trenches on June 5, 1915, just a month before the magazine was published.

Source

University of Victoria Libraries, Special Collections PR6023 E97Z6129 no. 2

Publisher

John Lane, The Bodley Head

Contributor

TJBF

Format

Magazine- 23cm x 30cm

Language

English

Type

Text

Date Created

November 14, 2017

Is Part Of

University of Victoria Libraries, Special Collections PR6023 E97Z6129 no. 2

Bibliographic Citation

Lewis, Wyndham, editor. Blast: Review of the Great English Vortex. No. 2, London, John Lane, 1915. UVic Special Collections Call number PR6023 E97Z6129 No. 2

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Citation

Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, “Vortex (From the Trenches),” UVic Libraries Omeka Classic, accessed April 21, 2019, http://omeka.library.uvic.ca/items/show/1161.

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