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  • A Highlander Passing a Grave

    A Highlander Passing a Grave

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2995

    image: A soldier from a Highland regiment standing on a mound of white chalky soil against a dark blue sky. He holds his rifle in his right hand, and looks down at a grave marked with a cross on the left. There is another marked grave in the distance.

  • A Grave and a Mine Crater at La Boisselle, August 1917

    A Grave and a Mine Crater at La Boisselle, August 1917

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917-08-01

    Art.IWM ART 2378

    image: A landscape scarred with mine craters on which weeds, flowers and grasses have begun to grow. A single white cross marking a grave stands in the centre of the composition with three sticks stuck upright in the ground close by.

  • The Artist: Self Portrait

    The Artist: Self Portrait

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2993

    image: A head and shoulders self-portrait of the artist wearing a steel helmet and sheepskin jerkin. He stands before a battle-scarred landscape containing a grave, which is marked by a steel helmet placed on top of a rifle stuck into the earth. The sky...

  • Outside a Small Mine Crater, Bapaume Road

    Outside a Small Mine Crater, Bapaume Road

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2381

    image: A fresh grave covered in brown earth and marked with a wooden cross sited alongside a mine crater. The crater has been blasted out of the chalky ground and there are three large piles of chalk standing behind under a clear blue sky.

  • A Grave in a Trench

    A Grave in a Trench

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2976

    image: A view along the remains of an old trench, scattered with debris. Among the weeds and rocks there is a helmet, a boot, a rifle. A grave with a wooden marker cross stands in the centre of the composition.

  • Albert - Bapaume Road, 1918

    Albert - Bapaume Road, 1918

    (art) Made by: Carline, Richard C 1918

    Art.IWM ART 6344

    image: A view of a section of the Albert-Bapaume road and the surrounding landscape in the Somme region of northern France. A convoy of military lorries drive along the road. The surrounding land is bomb damaged, which has exposed some of the chalky soil...

  • The Cemetery, Etaples, 1919

    The Cemetery, Etaples, 1919

    (art) Made by: Lavery, John 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2884

    image: A view across the cemetery at Etaples showing the rows of simple crosses, tended by a group of women. In the background a steam train crosses a green landscape.

  • The Cemetery At Mont St Eloi

    The Cemetery At Mont St Eloi

    (art) Made by: Hughes-Stanton, Herbert 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1997

    image: A view across the cemetery at Mont-Saint-Éloi, with several rows of various different crosses. The cemetery is bordered by trees and the ruined twin towers of the church at Mont-Saint-Éloi are visible on the hill in the background.