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  • Ready To Start. Self Portrait, 1917

    Ready To Start. Self Portrait, 1917

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917-06-10

    Art.IWM ART 2380

    Image: A self portrait as a reflection in a mirror. The mirror is mounted next to a window overlooking a street. In the foreground is a table with a soda siphon, wine bottles, a glass, several books, and maps of France.

  • The Household Brigade Passing to the Ypres Salient, Cassel

    The Household Brigade Passing to the Ypres Salient, Cassel

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2968

    image: A column of soldiers marching out through a gateway of a French town. There is a line of buildings to the left, and a row of houses on the street running above the gateway. There is an open square to the right, with children peering over the...

  • A House at Péronne

    A House at Péronne

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2997

    image: The remains of a shell-damaged house showing the rooms exposed by the force of the explosion. The floors sag under the weight of fallen rubble, and the ground is piled high with mounds of bricks.

  • 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.

  • The Girls College, Péronne

    The Girls College, Péronne

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2980

    image: A view of the remains of the Girls College, Peronne. There is an archway (which appears in 'Adam and Eve at Peronne, IWM:ART 2981) and heap of rubble in the foreground, and beyond this several bomb-damaged houses.

  • Village: Evening

    Village: Evening

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2977

    image: A view of all that remains of a village on the front line. The buildings are shattered, and there is a large crater resembling a pong, in the centre of the composition. In the foreground there is the corpse of a German soldier, his teeth...

  • The Main Street, Combles

    The Main Street, Combles

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2969

    image: A close-up view of the remains of shelled buildings in Combles. The bricks have turned to piles of rubble, and parts of the roof have slipped to the edge. There is a single wall in the background, all that remains of what was a building.

  • The Signing of Peace in the Hall of Mirrors, Versailles, 28th June 1919

    The Signing of Peace in the Hall of Mirrors, Versailles, 28th June 1919

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2856

    image: A view of the interior of the Hall of Mirrors at Versailles, with the heads of state sitting and standing before a long table. Front Row: Dr Johannes Bell (Germany) signing with Herr Hermann Muller leaning over him Middle row (seated, left to...

  • Albert

    Albert

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3024

    image: A heap of rubble lies in the foreground from the damaged building that frames the view. Beyond is a faint outline of a bombed church. Portions of the church have been blown away, and the figure of the Virgin and Child hangs perilously from the top...

  • The Courtyard, Hotel Sauvage, Cassel, Nord

    The Courtyard, Hotel Sauvage, Cassel, Nord

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2992

    image: The scene of a hotel courtyard. In the centre there are two mounted British officers, a groom stands holding one of the horses, and another soldier stands talking to a woman next to him. In the foreground there is an officer and soldier talking,...

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