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(art) Made by: Gaudier-Brzeska, Henri 1914
Art.IWM ART 15357
image: four soldiers standing to the left shoot at an unarmed man standing beside a wall to the right.
(art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1943
Art.IWM ART LD 3035
Image: Three shallow open graves containing uniformed bodies. Behind them the burial party are are looking on drinking tea.
(art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1940-05-01
Art.IWM ART LD 215
Image: A moon-lit view of the seafront in Boulogne. Smoke is billowing from an overturned vehicle to the right and a crowd has gathered around a body on the floor. There is a bandstand to the left with some bodies lying around its base. Two men carry a...
(art) Made by: McQueen, Steve
Art.IWM ART 17290
Wooden stamp cabinet on metal legs with 120 double-sided wooden sliders in which are displayed 136 prints in the form of sheets of stamps featuring portrait photograph images of British military personnel who died on active service in Iraq.
(art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1942
Art.IWM ART LD 2779
Image: In the foreground we see a soldier climbing into the back of a truck and another holding up a pair of blue, striped pyjama trousers from an open suitcase at his feet. In the background is the desert, strewn with broken vehicles. Two corpses lie...
(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....
(art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917
Art.IWM ART 2385
image: The view from inside a trench showing the skeleton of a German soldier hanging upside-down from the trench wall. The skeleton is partially covered by the remains of his uniform, and his helmet lies upturned on the trench floor. All around the...
(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...
(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.
(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...