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  • After the Battle

    After the Battle

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2706

    image: a view of a Western Front battlefield in the aftermath of battle, with rain falling from the sky. Four corpses lie amongst shattered trenches, with broken duckboards, barbed wire and corrugated iron littering the scene. There are also water filled...

  • German Prisoners by the Roadside

    German Prisoners by the Roadside

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 3009

    image: four German prisoners-of-war in the foreground, three standing and one sitting on the ground, look towards a column of British infantrymen marching along a road running across the composition. Two of the POWs have bandaged heads. There are some...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • A Captured German Munition Dump

    A Captured German Munition Dump

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William

    Art.IWM ART 3025

    image: a scene of the remains of a German ammunition dump. There are three dead German soldiers slumped in the foreground amongst boxes of ammunition. A column of British soldiers marches along the road beyond to the right of the composition. They walk...

  • 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...

  • Zeichnet die Kriegsanleihe [Subscribe to the War Loan]

    Zeichnet die Kriegsanleihe [Subscribe to the War Loan]

    (posters) Made by: Spegg, L (Undefined) 1917

    Art.IWM PST 7299

    whole: the image covers the whole surface, with the title integrated and placed across the top. The text, in the form of a poem, is positioned bottom left. image: a German soldier stands in the foreground with is right arm raised gesturing to the title....

  • Dead Germans in a Trench

    Dead Germans in a Trench

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2955

    image: A view down into a trench lined with wooden planks and caning. At the bottom lie the decaying corpses of two German soldiers. One corpse lies on his back, his face contorted in an expression of pain; the other lies face down in the mud.

  • Mametz Wood : after the autumn advance, 1916. 'The abomination of desolation'.

    Mametz Wood : after the autumn advance, 1916. 'The abomination of desolation'.

    (art) Made by: Morrall, J B

    Art.IWM ART 202

    Image: a view across the devastated Mametz Wood, with splintered tree stumps and flooded shell holes. The body of a dead German infantryman lies in the foreground, the legs visible but the torso and head hidden by the water of a flooded shell hole.

  • Evening, After A Push

    Evening, After A Push

    (art) Made by: Gill, Colin U 1919

    Art.IWM ART 1210

    image: The original line, which the advancing army leaves behind in its forward movement, remains desolate and encumbered with the debris of battle. A dead German soldier lies at the foot of a smashed tree trunk while British soldiers holding rifles...

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