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  • Experimental Camouflage : fixing nets on model aircraft

    Experimental Camouflage : fixing nets on model aircraft

    (art) Made by: Hall, Eric L 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3022

    Image: A woman leans over a model plane on a table, attaching camouflage nets to its frame. In the workshop behind her is a model village on a table.

  • HMS Hawkins

    HMS Hawkins

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 4766

    Image: Side view of a camouflaged destroyer at sea.

  • Shelter Scenes, Tilbury

    Shelter Scenes, Tilbury

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving

    Art.IWM ART LD 1091

    Image: people mill around in a large, vaulted, cathedral-like cellar, with people bedding down for the night in the railway arches. By the wall to the left is a tea stall and groups of figures stand chatting in the centre aisle. A man is digging a pile...

  • Back Them Up!

    Back Them Up!

    (posters) Made by: Cuneo, Terence Tenison (Undefined) 1940

    Art.IWM PST 14872

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper three-quarters. The title is separate and placed in the lower quarter, in blue. All set against a yellow background. image: a depiction of five British soldiers operating an artillery gun that points out to sea...

  • On The Strip-line: Churchill tanks being dismantled

    On The Strip-line: Churchill tanks being dismantled

    (art) Made by: Cuneo, Terence Tenison 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3066

    image: the interior of a factory with men stripping down and dismantling tanks. The hulls of several Churchill tanks are arranged in a line, men busying themselves within and on top of the tanks. In the foreground two men work on a tank engine.

  • Building HM Submarine Tradewind

    Building HM Submarine Tradewind

    (art) Made by: Bone, Muirhead

    Art.IWM ART LD 3315

    image: a Royal Navy submarine under construction in a dockyard. The hull is in place in the water, with numerous workers on deck, where they are busy assembling the conning tower and whole upper deck. Two large cranes are visible in the background and...

  • Your Britain - Fight for it Now [South Downs]

    Your Britain - Fight for it Now [South Downs]

    (posters) Made by: Army Bureau of Current Affairs (publisher/sponsor) 1942

    Art.IWM PST 14887

    whole: the image occupies the majority. The title is partially integrated and positioned along the bottom edge, in grey and in black. The text is separate and placed at the top edge right, in grey. All set against a white background. image: a view over...

  • Canadian Troops undergoing Instruction

    Canadian Troops undergoing Instruction

    (art) Made by: Lamb, Henry 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 3206

    image: a group of Canadian soldiers lie on their stomachs under a military truck, examining the truck's undercarriage.

  • J Bailey and A E Isaaks: WRNS fitting engines in a torpedo shop

    J Bailey and A E Isaaks: WRNS fitting engines in a torpedo shop

    (art) Made by: Dring, William 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2452

    image: two women of the Women's Royal Naval Service busy working on the inner components of a torpedo. The torpedo is mounted on metal supports and separated into two main sections. Further torpedoes are visible behind the two women.

  • Battle of Britain

    Battle of Britain

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1550

    image: An abstracted aerial view of a wide flat landscape including the mouth of a river. Above the sky is full of contrails, and to the upper right aircraft can be seen flying in formation.