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  • Follow the Fuhrer, Over the Snows

    Follow the Fuhrer, Over the Snows

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1942

    Art.IWM ART 15646

    image: an apocalyptic vision of a horde of screaming skulls rising up from the depths of the landscape. Included in the centre is a cut out of Hitler's open mouth, moustache and nose, incorporating a collage element into the composition. The ground...

  • We Lie at the Beach Dressing Station and Wonder how the Battle is Going : D Day 6th June 1944

    We Lie at the Beach Dressing Station and Wonder how the Battle is Going : D Day 6th June 1944

    (art) Made by: Heath, J C 1944-06-06

    Art.IWM ART LD 4280

    image: Two rows of injured British soldiers lie on the ground or on strechers in the shade of a small hillock surrounded by camouflage nets. Others sit with their arms in slings and their heads bandaged. One of the men is being given a drip by two others...

  • Skull in a Landscape

    Skull in a Landscape

    (art) Made by: Burra, Edward 1946

    Art.IWM ART 15554

    image: A ghoulish, skeletal figure wearing a British steel helmet, stalks a featureless landscape against a red sky. The skull-like head has large black eye sockets and a fleshy nose. Its mouth, seen in profile, is the shape of a fish head and spine. The...

  • The Field of Passchendaele

    The Field of Passchendaele

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul

    Art.IWM ART 1150

    Image: a battle scarred Western Front landscape near Passchendaele in Flanders. A large water-filled shell hole dominates the foreground, with two dead soldiers lying nearby on the left. Beyond them is the entrance to a dugout, a small bomb damaged brick...

  • Study for 'Over The Top' (IWM ART 1656)

    Study for 'Over The Top' (IWM ART 1656)

    (art) Made by: Nash, John 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3907

    image: a squared up preparatory drawing for the oil painting 'Over the Top' (IWM ART 1656). On the left, a red earth trench lined with duckboards stretches away from the viewer. A group of soldiers clamber from the trench, going 'over the...

  • Caen : 1944

    Caen : 1944

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 5793

    image: a view along a street in Caen which has been almost wholly demolished. Large piles of rubble lie amongst ruined facades of buildings along either side of the road. In the foreground there is a small area marked with three wooden crosses with...

  • A Derelict Tank, D.22, 1917

    A Derelict Tank, D.22, 1917

    (art) Made by: Hill, Adrian 1917

    Art.IWM ART 13

    image : a tank stands in a battlefield landscape. A number of graves marked by wooden crosses surround the tank.

  • Arakan Campaign : Battle of Rathedaung, 1943

    Arakan Campaign : Battle of Rathedaung, 1943

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 3683

    image: an Indian soldier lies dead with his arms above his head in the thick undergrowth of the jungle. His Bren gun and helmet lie by his side. Through the jungle a river is just visible on the horizon.

  • The Defences of Jerusalem : deep trenches extending for miles and blasted in the solid rock guard the road all the way from Kastul - the peak on the horizon, from which the road by hairpin bends descends to Kolonieth before rising to Jerusalem

    The Defences of Jerusalem : deep trenches extending for miles and blasted in the solid rock guard the road all the way from Kastul - the peak on the horizon, from which the road by hairpin bends descends to Kolonieth before rising to Jerusalem

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-12-22

    Art.IWM ART 1526

    image: a view along a deep trench from above, with two British soldiers and an officer tending to three graves on the right, which are just before a mound of earth and stone on the parapet of the trench. Between this mound and another similar one on the...

  • Sunset: Ruin of the Hospice, Wytschaete

    Sunset: Ruin of the Hospice, Wytschaete

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul

    Art.IWM ART 1147

    Image: the ruins of a building that has been completely destroyed. There are a number of graves in the foreground marked by small wooden crosses in the ground. These reflect the burnt trees standing amongst the ruins, and more trees in the background....

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