Carle Hessay
Canadian artist

Caarle Hessay 1972 Innocent Hostages / Refugees from Alicante

Caarle Hessay 1972 Innocent Hostages / Refugees from Alicante

Carle Hessay: Innocent Hostages / Refugees from Alicante

In this Spanish Civil War image, Carle records the outcome of a battle at Alicante at which he fought (Alicante was later occupied by General Franco and his troops).

Grisly men with weapons on the left herd the unfortunate melee on the right.

(Dimensions: 30 x 24 inches; 76.4 x 60.8 cm.; oil on canvas board; 1972)