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  • Les Routes de France

    Les Routes de France

    (art) Made by: Lawson, Cecil Constant Philip

    Art.IWM ART 5886

    image: A column of horse drawn field gun teams with limbers move along a muddy road. A group of British infantry also march along the road in the immediate foreground. The surrounding landscape is desolate and scarred by the effects of artillery and the...

  • Somme

    Somme

    (art) Made by: Lawson, Cecil Constant Philip

    Art.IWM ART 5883

    image: Two sets of British soldiers on horseback pull field guns and limbers along a track from left to right through a bomb damaged wood on the Somme. In the right foreground are two graves marked with crosses, next to a water-filled shell hole to the...

  • Chateau de la Hutte between Messines and Ploegsteert; The Forward Estaminet, Messines Road

    Chateau de la Hutte between Messines and Ploegsteert; The Forward Estaminet, Messines Road

    (art) Made by: Rose, Geoffrey K 1915-06-17

    Art.IWM ART 4802

    image: two sketches of bomb damaged buildings. In the upper half is a chateau set amongst a few trees, the roof of the building damaged by artillery fire. In the lower half is a large, squat building formerly used as an estaminet, or cafe, with the large...

  • The Harvest of Battle

    The Harvest of Battle

    (art) Made by: Nevinson, C R W 1919

    Art.IWM ART 1921

    image: The aftermath of a battle showing a muddy and flooded battlefield. A long line of wounded men, some with limbs bandaged, men carrying their comrades, straggling from right to left. Corpses lie in and around water-filled shell holes. Artillery...

  • The Menin Road

    The Menin Road

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2242

    image: A devastated battlefield pocked with rain-filled shell-holes, flooded trenches and shattered trees lit by unearthly beams of light from an apocalyptic sky. Two figures pick their way along a tree-lined road, the road punctuated by shell-holes and...

  • The Gunners' Shelter, Thiepval

    The Gunners' Shelter, Thiepval

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2372

    image: The view from a trench looking up over a slight rise to the hills beyond. There are patches of snow on the ground, two houses lying behind a hill in the centre of the composition, and a steep hill to the left.

  • The Effects of an Aerial Bombardment on a Flying-bomb Site

    The Effects of an Aerial Bombardment on a Flying-bomb Site

    (art) Made by: Hennell, Thomas Barclay

    Art.IWM ART LD 4636

    image: a bomb site consisting of a mound of rubble and twisted metal with a few ruined fragments of buildings still remaining here and there. In the background a cloud of smoke rises up in the sky behind the rubble.

  • [Persian text] [The Downfall of the Dictators is Assured]

    [Persian text] [The Downfall of the Dictators is Assured]

    (posters) Made by: Nunney, John

    Art.IWM PST 16909

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper three-quarters. The title and text is separate and placed in the lower quarter, in black. All set against a yellow background. image: a depiction of five British soldiers operating an artillery gun during a...

  • The Arrival of the First Guns on the Carso Front, Italy, 1916

    The Arrival of the First Guns on the Carso Front, Italy, 1916

    (art) Made by: Lipscombe, Guy 1917

    Art.IWM ART 1856

    image: A line of British artillery waggons travelling along an Italian road. They pass a group of Italian soldiers walking along the road; the troops wave and cheer to each other. Behind the convoy are two large badly bombed buildings, one with a tall...

  • A Shell Bursting, Passchendaele

    A Shell Bursting, Passchendaele

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1604

    image: an artillery shell bursts violently behind the remnants of a building in the Belgian village of Passchendaele. The foreground is a mess of tree stumps, heavily damaged walls and rubble. The sky is full of the smoke of shellfire.

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