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  • Swooping Down on a Taube
Britain's Efforts and Ideals'; Making Aircraft

    Swooping Down on a Taube Britain's Efforts and Ideals'; Making Aircraft

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

    Art.IWM ART 696

    image: a British Royal Flying Corps biplane swoops down towards a German Taube aircraft. The British fighter is surrounded by an area of sunlight, diagonal beams of light creating a spectacular effect on the broken cloud in the sky.

  • Dog Fight on the Italian Front, 27 June 1918

    Dog Fight on the Italian Front, 27 June 1918

    (art) Made by: Carline, Sydney William 1918

    Art.IWM ART 4494

    image: a small sketch of a dogfight between four German and two British aircraft against a blue sky and stylised clouds, which includes handwritten notes below. text: 'I want to give an idea of the jumble, the limitless space & at the same time...

  • The Landscape, Hill 60

    The Landscape, Hill 60

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1155

    Image: a battle scarred landscape with a small lake surrounded by hills. The water has been disturbed by multiple hits and smoke rises from explosions. A few biplanes are engaged in a dogfight in the sky above.

  • Study of 'A British Maurice Farman Attacked by a German Fokker While Dropping Sacks of Corn on Kut-el-Amara during the Siege of
1916' (IWM ART 4628)

    Study of 'A British Maurice Farman Attacked by a German Fokker While Dropping Sacks of Corn on Kut-el-Amara during the Siege of 1916' (IWM ART 4628)

    (art) Made by: Carline, Sydney William 1919

    Art.IWM ART 4629

    image: a sketch of an RAF Maurice Farman biplane dropping two large sacks over the besieged Kut-el-Amara, with a Fokker biplane flying immediately beneath it. The buildings of the city can be seen below.

  • An Aerial Fight

    An Aerial Fight

    (art) Made by: Weirter, Louis 1918

    Art.IWM ART 654

    image: An aerial view of a dogfight between British and German biplanes. A British biplane sweeps across the foreground through the clouds. There is a German plane on it's tail, and three other planes visible in the distance. The sky is thick with...

  • Swooping Down on a Hostile Plane

    Swooping Down on a Hostile Plane

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

    Art.IWM ART 517

    image: A view of aerial combat with a British Sopwith Camel attacking a German Taube, which is just visible towards the bottom of the composition.

  • Closing Up: A Bombing Formation of British Biplanes (DH9a s) Closing Up to Beat Off an Enemy Formation of Fokker
Triplanes

    Closing Up: A Bombing Formation of British Biplanes (DH9a s) Closing Up to Beat Off an Enemy Formation of Fokker Triplanes

    (art) Made by: Davis, George Horace 1919

    Art.IWM ART 3071

    image: An aerial view of planes battling in the sky. There is a formation of British biplanes to the left of the image, and several German triplanes behind them. The background is obscured by a dense blanket of cloud.

  • The Bombing of Bissheghem Aerodrome: the night of 20th October 1917

    The Bombing of Bissheghem Aerodrome: the night of 20th October 1917

    (art) Made by: Wyllie, Harold 1920

    Art.IWM ART 3993

    image: A night scene illuminated by fire, showing the immediate aftermath of an air raid on an aerodrome. In the centre left a grounded aircraft has suffered a direct hit and is engulfed with flames. Further back are two aircraft hangars with another...

  • Siege of Kut-el-Amara Seen From the Air, 1919. British Maurice-Farman Aeroplane Approaching, Attacked by Enemy Fokker

    Siege of Kut-el-Amara Seen From the Air, 1919. British Maurice-Farman Aeroplane Approaching, Attacked by Enemy Fokker

    (art) Made by: Carline, Richard C 1919

    Art.IWM ART 6349

    image: An aerial view of the city of Kut-el-Amara, lying on the bank of the Tigris river. In the foreground a British Maurice Farman 11 biplane is in flight, with a German Fokker monoplane approaching it.

  • The Dead Sea: An Enemy Aeroplane over the Dead Sea, Palestine

    The Dead Sea: An Enemy Aeroplane over the Dead Sea, Palestine

    (art) Made by: Carline, Sydney William 1920

    Art.IWM ART 3079

    image: An aerial view of a British plane swooping in from the left to attack an Austrian biplane that flies towards the sea. Small puffs of smoke (archies) surround the two planes. The Dead Sea lies to the right of the composition, with the River Jordan...

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