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  • The Building of the Main Bridge over the Salween River

    The Building of the Main Bridge over the Salween River

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943-08

    Art.IWM ART 15417 59

    A view from afar of a large bridge being constructed across a river. Both river banks are covered in jungle vegetation with a few buildings visible immediately on both banks. Many people are also visible though only as tiny dots in the distance. There is...

  • The No Escape Incident

    The No Escape Incident

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1942

    Art.IWM ART 15417 29

    image: A view from above of a square crowded with prisoners-of-war surrounded by the buildings of a military barracks. There is one building to the left and one to the right, with another building in the background with trees and vegetation either side...

  • Study for The Cenotaph

    Study for The Cenotaph

    (art) Made by: Lutyens, Edwin 1919-07-01

    Art.IWM ART 16377 4

    image recto: A sketch of the proposed design for the cenotaph with explanatory notes. text recto: Other suggestion for catafalke [sic] with figure of soldier on the top instead of the vase and pyre. July 1919. [Inscription written by Lady Sackville, with...

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • From the Walls of Taranto : a convoy mustering

    From the Walls of Taranto : a convoy mustering

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 1033

    image: a view of the old city fortifications of Taranto on the Italian coast, with a convoy of Royal Navy warships and transports beginning to steam ahead from left to right.

  • 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.

  • Mount Vesuvius

    Mount Vesuvius

    (art) Made by: Preis, Eli 1944

    Art.IWM ART 15938 13

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  • Port Said

    Port Said

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 1872

    image: a view across the large harbour at Port Said, with a fleet of Royal Navy warships moored to the right, many of them painted with dazzle camouflage schemes. To the left are several grand buildings, with several dhows moored beside them.

  • Basra. Hospital Ships : situated at the head of the Shatt-el-Arab. The junction of the Euphrates and Tigris.

    Basra. Hospital Ships : situated at the head of the Shatt-el-Arab. The junction of the Euphrates and Tigris.

    (art) Made by: Maxwell, Donald

    Art.IWM ART 1846

    image: a view across the wide river delta at Shatt-al-Arab in Basra, with local boats on the water before several large buildings. There are ships to the left and hospital ships partly concealed by the large buildings.

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