Gertrude Leese

Recent blog posts about Gertrude Leese

Unofficial war artist

1 May 2018
Design history, Illustration, Visual culture

During the First World War, Gertrude Leese made sketches that revealed the day-to-day realities of life on the Allied military base at Etaples, France
The name Gertrude Leese (1870-1963) may not be instantly familiar, yet in the early 1900s…