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  • The Streets of Askelon: The Strand

    The Streets of Askelon: The Strand

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 1466

    image: two Royal Navy sailors manoeuvre a small rowing boat on the shore of a beach, with another sailor signalling with flags to men standing at the top of a headland. Along the coast are some of the ancient stone ruins of the city of Askalon, with some...

  • A Bit of Yarmouth in the East: A view from Navy House, Port Said, November 1918

    A Bit of Yarmouth in the East: A view from Navy House, Port Said, November 1918

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald 1918-11-01

    Art.IWM ART 1086

    image: a view from a quayside of a flotilla of trawlers moored up close to the quay at Port Said. On the far side of the quay lies a large white-domed building. In the left foreground a few men stand before a wooden hut.

  • The Tigris in Flood. Baghdad

    The Tigris in Flood. Baghdad

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 2434

    image: a view across the Tigris River at Baghdad, with a domed mosque and other large buildings on the far river bank. Two large local sailing boats and a smaller vessel are moored in front of the mosque, with a buoy bouncing in the flood level water in...

  • Old Houses, Beyrout

    Old Houses, Beyrout

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 1079

    image: a view of some old houses on the seaward coast of Beirut. The houses have outside verandahs on stilts, with the waves of the sea lapping underneath.

  • Ezra's Tomb: A Blue-Domed Shrine on the Tigris

    Ezra's Tomb: A Blue-Domed Shrine on the Tigris

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 1848

    image: a view looking out to a blue-domed building built on an palm-fringed island in the river Tigris. There is an outline of the island reflected in the river, and a group of trees further off in the distance.

  • The Ruins of Askelon

    The Ruins of Askelon

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 2409

    image: a view along a narrow road that winds up a slope to some of the ancient stone ruins of Askalon.

  • Motor-launches off Sidon

    Motor-launches off Sidon

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 1074

    image: two Royal Navy motor launches sail just off the coast of the walled city of Sidon. The outer walls of the city are sandy-coloured, with white buildings beyond.

  • Babylon

    Babylon

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 2440

    image: A view of the ruins of an ancient town seen from a rocky cliff.

  • A Bellam and a Mahaila in Ashar Creek, Basra

    A Bellam and a Mahaila in Ashar Creek, Basra

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 2424

    image: a man stands on a Bellam, similar to a canoe, moving alongside a larger boat, a Mahaila, from which supplies are being unloaded up a wooden gangway onto a dockside in Basra. Behind appear to be a series of shops and stalls.

  • The Streets of Askelon: The High Street

    The Streets of Askelon: The High Street

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 1467

    image: a view over the roofs of the single-storey stone buildings of Askalon, with groups of men, camels and a military truck mingling on the high street in the foreground. The coastline is visible in the background, with old stone ruins at the edge and...

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