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  • Runaway Horse in an Air-raid alarm, London, Autumn 1939

    Runaway Horse in an Air-raid alarm, London, Autumn 1939

    (art) Made by: Thornycroft, Priscilla (Artist) 1955

    Art.IWM ART 17474

    image: a black horse falls in the gutter as it impales itself on some twisted railings. The horse bears its teeth as blood pours from its throat. In the background is a view along an empty London street.

  • Albert


    (art) Made by: Lawson, Cecil Constant Philip

    Art.IWM ART 5928

    image: A large column of horse-drawn British carts move along a road through the French town of Albert. The road is muddy, the landscape is bare and the buildings in the background have been badly damaged by artillery fire.

  • The Wreck of the Tirpitz, June 1945

    The Wreck of the Tirpitz, June 1945

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5441

    image: The remains of the German battleship 'Tirpitz', lying on her side in the waters of Tromso Fjord, Norway.

  • Seletar, Singapore

    Seletar, Singapore

    (art) Made by: Carnon, Roy 1946

    Art.IWM ART 16969

    image: A view looking down on some ruined buildings on an airfield. All that remains of the building are two high walls, standing side by side. There are two planes on the ground near the foot of the furthest wall. A third plane appears to be coming in...

  • Crashed Aeroplane

    Crashed Aeroplane

    (art) Made by: Sargent, John Singer 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1610

    Image: a view over fields with a crashed aircraft in the background. In the foreground two labourers gather the crop into bundles. The woman ties the sheaf, while the man works with a long handled scythe. They are both bent over their work, unheeding the...

  • A Garden At Mametz

    A Garden At Mametz

    (art) Made by: Handley-Read, Edward

    Art.IWM ART 183

    Image: a view across a severely bomb damaged village garden. In the foreground is a narrow trench or gully, with a ruined building to the left. The ground is a mess of rubble, with a few bare tree stumps.

  • A Wrecked Sugar Refinery

    A Wrecked Sugar Refinery

    (art) Made by: Sargent, John Singer 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1612

    Image: a view of a heavily bomb damaged sugar refinery that has been reduced to a pile of collapsed and twisted metal and wood.

  • Blitzed City with Self-Portrait

    Blitzed City with Self-Portrait

    (art) Made by: Minton, John 1941

    Art.IWM ART 16739

    image: A slender, dark-haired youth with a melancholic gaze leans against a brick pillar. He wears an open-necked shirt and a short jacket with one button fastened. His trouser belt is shown slightly unfastened. Behind him is a cityscape of bombed...

  • East End, Autumn 1940

    East End, Autumn 1940

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 475

    Image:Two women dressed-up in black, are walking along a bomb-damaged street, seemingly oblivious to the rubble around them. Another figure is scuttling across the background.

  • A Street in Arras

    A Street in Arras

    (art) Made by: Sargent, John Singer 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1607

    Image: Scottish infantrymen resting against the exterior wall of a shell-damaged building. The composition is divided between the view into the coach house, and the scene in the street. The hole blasted into the wall shows the remains of a carriage lying...