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  • Erecting a Camouflage Tree

    Erecting a Camouflage Tree

    (art) Made by: Underwood, G C Léon 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2283

    image: A group of men erecting a 'camouflage tree'. The soldier standing at the top centre of the composition appears to be directing the others about their work. many of the soldiers are stripped naked to the waist, and the rest wear...

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Bertangles Aerodrome, Somme : the bombing of No 48 Squadron's Aerodrome by four German machines, 29th October 1918

    Bertangles Aerodrome, Somme : the bombing of No 48 Squadron's Aerodrome by four German machines, 29th October 1918

    (art) Made by: Sawyer, Douglas J 1920

    Art.IWM ART 3159

    image: A scene during a German aerial attack on Bertangles Aerodrome in northern France. Men of 48 Squadron of the Royal Air Force run from the centre of the composition, where a bomb has just detonated. The hangars and buildings of the aerodrome are...

  • Major J B McCudden, VC, DSO, MC, MM

    Major J B McCudden, VC, DSO, MC, MM

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2979

    image: A half length portrait of McCudden in uniform sitting in a wooden armchair.

  • 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...

  • Mine Craters at Albert Seen From an Aeroplane, 1918

    Mine Craters at Albert Seen From an Aeroplane, 1918

    (art) Made by: Carline, Richard C 1918

    Art.IWM ART 6346

    image: An aerial view from an aircraft looking straight down at the Albert-Bapaume road near Albert on the Somme. Five British military lorries are visible on the road. The surrounding land is pock-marked by shell craters caused by artillery fire, the...

  • 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...

  • German 'Planes Visiting Cassel

    German 'Planes Visiting Cassel

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2960

    image: A view over the countryside around Cassel. The landscape is covered in patchwork fields lined with trees. There is a clear blue sky above dotted with puffs of anti-aircraft fire towards the top of the composition.

  • 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...

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