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  • A Camouflaged Sniper watching his Target, Llanberis, North Wales

    A Camouflaged Sniper watching his Target, Llanberis, North Wales

    (art) Made by: Pitchforth, Roland Vivian 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3422

    image: a head and shoulders depiction of a British infantry sniper in training in Wales. The sniper is shown wearing camouflaged kit and black face paint, aiming his rifle at a distant target.

  • The Village of Sorvagur, Faroe Islands

    The Village of Sorvagur, Faroe Islands

    (art) Made by: Harcourt, H L 1943

    Art.IWM ART 16618

    image: A view along a village street with small cottages lining the right-hand side of the road and a pathway cutting diagonally across from the right to left.

  • Salisbury Plain 1942

    Salisbury Plain 1942

    (art) Made by: Spender, Humphrey 1942

    Art.IWM ART 15861

    image: A view of Salisbury Plain, showing its use as an area for military activities during wartime. In the foreground is a paved single track pathway lined with barbed wire and with small metal spikes across the road, demonstrating the existence of anti...

  • Jumping Tower for the Training of Polish Parachute Troops at Largo, Fife

    Jumping Tower for the Training of Polish Parachute Troops at Largo, Fife

    (art) Made by: Bawden, Edward 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3147

    image: A training tower for parachutists with a figure hanging from a parachute attached to the upper crane

  • Follow the Fuhrer, Over the Snows

    Follow the Fuhrer, Over the Snows

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1942

    Art.IWM ART 15646

    image: an apocalyptic vision of a horde of screaming skulls rising up from the depths of the landscape. Included in the centre is a cut out of Hitler's open mouth, moustache and nose, incorporating a collage element into the composition. The ground...

  • An ATS Camp at Tuxford, Notts

    An ATS Camp at Tuxford, Notts

    (art) Made by: Lithiby, Beatrice 1958

    Art.IWM ART LD 5994

    image: an ATS camp consisting of two small Nissen huts in front of two larger wooden buildings in the snow, surrounded by countryside. A lone figure is walking towards the huts on the left and a second figure is walking in between the buildings in the...

  • A Roadside Market Scene

    A Roadside Market Scene

    (art) Made by: Ferguson, T

    Art.IWM ART LD 3152

    image: a group of peasants gather around a stack of baskets filled with corn on the side of a road. The road runs through cornfields towards mountains in the distance.

  • King's African Rifles in Camp

    King's African Rifles in Camp

    (art) Made by: Obath, G

    Art.IWM ART LD 2748

    image: a military camp in Uganda, with two groups of infantrymen of the King's African Rifles being marched in formation. The group in the foreground is marshalled by a native NCO, the other group to the left is supervised by a white officer. The...

  • The Soldier

    The Soldier

    (art) Made by: Crosbie, William 1943

    Art.IWM ART 16838

    image: a soldier lying on the ground, entangled in barbed wire. Behind him is a broken tree trunk and a seascape with gulls flying overhead.

  • Skull in a Landscape

    Skull in a Landscape

    (art) Made by: Burra, Edward 1946

    Art.IWM ART 15554

    image: A ghoulish, skeletal figure wearing a British steel helmet, stalks a featureless landscape against a red sky. The skull-like head has large black eye sockets and a fleshy nose. Its mouth, seen in profile, is the shape of a fish head and spine. The...

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