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World War One ‘Dazzle Ship’

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World War One ‘Dazzle Ship’
During World War One, some 2,000 warships were painted in reds, oranges and greens to confuse German U-boats.

They were known as “dazzle ships”, and now the technique’s been recreated as part of the Liverpool Biennial of contemporary art.

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Author: daveslikes

Head of Visual and Performing Arts

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