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  • The Dance of Death - Death Ponders

    The Dance of Death - Death Ponders

    (art) Made by: Smith, Percy Delf 1919

    Art.IWM ART 16640 (4)

    image: Death, personified as a skeleton wrapped in a cloak, watches a British infantryman gasping for air. The soldier lies on his front, clutching at the edges of the shell-hole he has fallen into. He is wearing a gas-mask as clouds of poison gas...

  • The Dance of Death - Death Awed

    The Dance of Death - Death Awed

    (art) Made by: Smith, Percy Delf 1919

    Art.IWM ART 16640 (2)

    image: Death, personified as a skeleton wrapped in a cloak, stands on a duckboard in a flooded battlefield, looking at a pair of boots sited in a puddle to the left. The boots contain remnants of flesh and shattered bone.

  • The Dance of Death - Death Waits

    The Dance of Death - Death Waits

    (art) Made by: Smith, Percy Delf 1919

    Art.IWM ART 16640 (1)

    image: Death, personified as a skeleton wrapped in drapery, sits pensively on the edge of a front line trench defended with barbed wire.

  • Battle of Britain: The First Blitz

    Battle of Britain: The First Blitz

    (art) Made by: Gray, Joseph 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15672 1

    image: a view across the rooftops of central London during the Blitz in 1940. The dome of St Paul's Cathedral can be seen in the distance and the sky is completely dominated by an enormous cloud of smoke, with parts of the city on fire.

  • Battle of Britain: The Burning of the City

    Battle of Britain: The Burning of the City

    (art) Made by: Gray, Joseph 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15672 3

    image: a view from the south bank of the River Thames towards St Paul's Cathedral and the City of London, which is shrouded in smoke as a result of German air raids. Blackfriars bridge and part of the Thames is visible in the foreground.

  • Battle of Britain: Blitz, Dawn

    Battle of Britain: Blitz, Dawn

    (art) Made by: Gray, Joseph 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15672 6

    image: a view from the north bank of the River Thames in London over towards the Shot Tower on the south bank. A few civilians are walking on the pavement in the foreground. Clouds of smoke, showing evidence of fires caused by German air raids, are...

  • Battle of Britain: The Bells of St Clement's

    Battle of Britain: The Bells of St Clement's

    (art) Made by: Gray, Joseph 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15672 2

    image: a view inside the bomb damaged church of St Clement's in London, the famous bells lying on the floor surrounded by rubble and debris. Behind them is an archway, revealing a broken window in the far wall.

  • The Dance of Death - Death Forbids

    The Dance of Death - Death Forbids

    (art) Made by: Smith, Percy Delf 1919

    Art.IWM ART 16640 (5)

    image: a British infantryman lies pinned by a fallen tree, his hand raised in an attempt to attract the attention of his comrades, three of whom are disappearing into the far left distance. Death, personified as a skeleton wrapped in a cloak, reaches out...

  • Eleven drypoints of the War 1914 -1918 - The Corner Cottage at Beaumont Hamel, 1916

    Eleven drypoints of the War 1914 -1918 - The Corner Cottage at Beaumont Hamel, 1916

    (art) Made by: Smith, Percy Delf 1918

    Art.IWM ART 16642 (2)

    image: A pile of rubble, the remains of a cottage, with a wooden signpost bearing the message 'GAS ALERT ON'.

  • Eleven drypoints of the War 1914 -1918 - Theipval Château after Bombardment, 1916

    Eleven drypoints of the War 1914 -1918 - Theipval Château after Bombardment, 1916

    (art) Made by: Smith, Percy Delf 1918

    Art.IWM ART 16642 (1)

    image: A view of a mound of rubble - the remains of Theipval Château.

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