The Online Otto Dix Project
German Painter and Printmaker
(December 2, 1891 - July 25, 1969)
Machine-gun Squad Advances (Somme, November 1916) [Maschinengewehrzug geht vor (Somme, November 1916)]
In November 1916, the Britsh continued their assault against entrenched machine guns. Here the German counter offensive is slowed as the gunners trudged through the field they had sown.