Franz Marc, Dog Lying in the Snow, 1911.
The artist died at the age of 36, killed by a shell fragment at the Battle of Verdun.
Image Source: Wikimedia Commons.
LONDON — Artillery booms. A trench comes into view. Soldiers huddle into their overcoats for warmth.
The scene is the unlikely backdrop for a holiday commercial that has many Britons reaching for hankies — and others demanding it be pulled from the air. 895 more words