10/04/2010

The link between a journalist, a painter and the ash cloud

In 1937 Picasso painted "Guernica" after reading the report of a Times journalist about the firebomb attack on the town by the Luftwaffe Condor Legion. The ash cloud prevented the ceremony in honour of the journalist, but ...

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