The War, 1919

Georg Mayer-Marton

Pen and black ink and ink wash on paper

John DeLaittre Memorial Collection Gift of funds from Mrs. Horace Ropes 25.54

Not on View

Georg Mayer-Marton served in as an artillery officer for the Austrian Army during the final two years of World War I (1914-18). His drawing of refugees on the move is a potent reminder of the consequences of armed conflict.

Image: No Copyright–United States. John DeLaittre Memorial Collection Gift of funds from Mrs. Horace Ropes

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