Artist inspired by First World War
A PAINTING inspired by a famous football match during the First World War has just gone on display.
Sod This For A Game Of Soldiers is the latest work by Bradford-based artist Bob Barker. Known for his nostalgicstyled work, he spent months researching what happened on Christmas Day 1914, when British and German soldiers agreed a truce and put down their weapons to play a game of football.
The painting is now at Castle Galleries in Leeds and for more information go to www. castlegalleries.com.