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  • Untitled 1985 (Two Drummers, Death and the Bulldozer)

    Untitled 1985 (Two Drummers, Death and the Bulldozer)

    (art) Made by: Sandle, Michael 1985

    Art.IWM ART 16026

    image: two military drummers, with strange animal-like heads, parade in a row alongside a bulldozer that is driven by a skeletal Death. The ground appears littered with rubble and the debris of war.

  • On the Wire - Inspired by "With a Machine Gun to Cambrai"

    On the Wire - Inspired by "With a Machine Gun to Cambrai"

    (art) Made by: Roberts, William 1972

    Art.IWM ART 6172

    image: a group of British soldiers, dead and dying, lie entagled in a web of barbed wire before a German trench.

  • 'Sacrifice'. Study for the painting in Ottawa.

    'Sacrifice'. Study for the painting in Ottawa.

    (art) Made by: Sims, Charles 1918

    Art.IWM ART 5581

    image: A depiction of Christ on the cross is superimposed over a scene of British soldiers gathering to bury dead soldiers in a battle-scarred landscape. There appear to be civilians in the foreground and a building on the right.

  • Untitled 1985 (Death and the Bulldozer with Three Drummers)

    Untitled 1985 (Death and the Bulldozer with Three Drummers)

    (art) Made by: Sandle, Michael 1985

    Art.IWM ART 16023

    image: three military drummers, with strange animal-like heads, parade in a row alongside a bulldozer that is driven by a skeletal Death. The ground appears littered with rubble and the debris of war.

  • The Artist: Self Portrait

    The Artist: Self Portrait

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2993

    image: A head and shoulders self-portrait of the artist wearing a steel helmet and sheepskin jerkin. He stands before a battle-scarred landscape containing a grave, which is marked by a steel helmet placed on top of a rifle stuck into the earth. The sky...

  • Untitled 1985 (Death and the Bulldozer with Drummers)

    Untitled 1985 (Death and the Bulldozer with Drummers)

    (art) Made by: Sandle, Michael 1985

    Art.IWM ART 16025

    image: a skeletal Death drives a bulldozer pushing a pile of war debris and rubble before it. Either side of the vehicle are military drummers with animal-like heads, the figures to the right with heads like horses.

  • With Singing Hearts and Throaty Roarings...., 1983

    With Singing Hearts and Throaty Roarings...., 1983

    (art) Made by: McFadyen, Jock 1983

    Art.IWM ART 16248

    image: A series of figures, with only their heads and shoulders visible, are gathered together at a dockside with a warship recently returned from the Falklands looming over them in the background. There is a coffin covered with a British Union Jack flag...

  • Blue Baby, Blitz Over Britain, 1941

    Blue Baby, Blitz Over Britain, 1941

    (art) Made by: Burra, Edward 1941

    Art.IWM ART 16500

    image: a monstrous blue bird-like figure hovers over a desolate landscape. Clouds of smoke rise from rocky shapes on the ground. A group of figures cower in terror among the ruins of their homes.

  • La Moisson

    La Moisson

    (art) Made by: de Bruycker, Jules

    Art.IWM ART 115

    image: a skeletal deathly miller stands underneath a windmill holding a German officer by the shoulders. The officer has his arm outstretched towards a skeletal Death, who stands in a field harvesting corpses with a scythe. A long line of skulls leads...

  • Woman Wearing Mantilla

    Woman Wearing Mantilla

    (art) Made by: Halter, Roman

    Art.IWM ART 17256

    image: A portrait of the artist's mother with her eyes downcast wearing a dark mantilla. Crowds of faces and figures can be seen within the delicate pattern of the veil.

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