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  • Harvest, 1918

    Harvest, 1918

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1918

    Art.IWM ART 4663

    image: A scene with three French peasant women. Two of the women lean towards the ground as if harvesting, though they are actually tending a grave that is covered in stakes with barbed-wire. To the right another woman stands holding a baby. She has...

  • A German Gunners Shelter, Warlencourt

    A German Gunners Shelter, Warlencourt

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2965

    image: A view along a trench from underneath a camouflage net. Stone and shards of wood lie on the ground, and there is a white topped hill visible in the distance.

  • The Outskirts of Lens : in the foreground are the ruins of the mine buildings known as Fosse-St Louis

    The Outskirts of Lens : in the foreground are the ruins of the mine buildings known as Fosse-St Louis

    (art) Made by: Strang, Ian 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2284

    image: A battle-scarred, bomb-damaged landscape. In the foreground are the ruins of buildings, with another ruined building visible in the left background. The landscape is full of debris, barbed wire and destroyed trenches.

  • The Vision of St George over the Battlefield

    The Vision of St George over the Battlefield

    (art) Made by: Hassall, John 1915-10-01

    Art.IWM ART 15600

    image: Two British soldiers in a shallow trench, one with his back to the viewer, the other in profile. They stare out over No Man's Land in disbelief at a vision of St George in the sky. The saint is mounted on a horse and the ground beneath is...

  • A Gunners' Shelter in a Trench, Thiepval

    A Gunners' Shelter in a Trench, Thiepval

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2963

    image: A view along a deserted trench, with the doorway to a dugout on the corner. The floor of the trench is littered with debris, both German and British helmets, fragments of clothing, stones, and shards of wood. Patches of blue sky are visible...

  • The Main Street, Thiepval

    The Main Street, Thiepval

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2978

    image: A view over the tops of trenches as seen from road level. There are small signs on wooden posts, and a mass of barbed wire running along the top of the trench.

  • Themiss la Dains

    Themiss la Dains

    (art) Made by: Lawson, Cecil Constant Philip

    Art.IWM ART 5896

    image: A view across a battlefield, with barbed wire in the foreground seemingly denoting a trench in the ground. The ground is fairly flat until a line of bare tree trunks, from where it slope upwards.

  • An RAMC Squad with Infantry : night at Nurlu, October 1918

    An RAMC Squad with Infantry : night at Nurlu, October 1918

    (art) Made by: Mackey, Haydn Reynolds

    Art.IWM ART 3795

    image: A view upwards from a trench on the Somme. A British infantryman stands within the trench in the foreground, looking up at an RAMC squad passing over the trench, silhouetted against the night sky. Two of the RAMC men carry a folded up stretcher.

  • An Advanced Post, Day

    An Advanced Post, Day

    (art) Made by: Nash, John 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1157

    image: Three British soldiers shelter under a corrugated iron roof in an advanced post. Another soldier sits in the immediate foreground on sentry duty, looking towards one of the stacked rifles on the left, which has a small mirror mounted on the...

  • After A Push

    After A Push

    (art) Made by: Nevinson, C R W 1917

    Art.IWM ART 519

    image: A scarred battlefield covered with water-filled shell craters and barbed wire. There are a number of explosions of smoke and earth on the horizon where shells have landed.

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