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  • A Stretcher-bearer Rescuing a Man Who Has Been Buried Alive

    A Stretcher-bearer Rescuing a Man Who Has Been Buried Alive

    (art) Made by: Spare, Austin O

    Art.IWM ART 3628

    image: a British stretcher-bearer, standing to the left, grasps the hand of a man who has been buried alive. Apart from his hand, the man is completely concealed underneath the dead bodies of two German infantrymen and various debris. They are in...

  • Stretcher Bearers Chancing the Top, Theipval

    Stretcher Bearers Chancing the Top, Theipval

    (art) Made by: Bateman, Harry

    Art.IWM ART 6323

    image: A night scene with two stretcher bearers carrying a body on a stretcher through a grove of shattered trees. Other dead bodies lie around and there are shell bursts in the sky.

  • Sarcy, Ville-en-Tardenois, August, 1918

    Sarcy, Ville-en-Tardenois, August, 1918

    (art) Made by: Cotterell, Arthur N 1918-08-01

    Art.IWM ART 3394

    image: a view across a Western Front battlefield, with dark entrances to abandoned dug-outs and foxholes dug into the side of a slight ridge. Just beyond this is a grave marked with a wooden cross and soldier's helmet. There are a few bits of debris...

  • Montauban Wood, with Graves

    Montauban Wood, with Graves

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917-04-01

    Art.IWM ART 3040

    image: a view across a battle-scarred landscape. The ground is broken by shell holes, destroyed trenches and shattered trees. A grave marked with a wooden cross stands in the immediate right foreground.

  • 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...

  • He Talked - They Died

    He Talked - They Died

    (posters) Made by: GAMES, ABRAM (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 2918

    whole: the main image is positioned in the upper two-thirds, set against a black background. A smaller image is placed in the lower half, held within a red circular inset. The title is separate and located along the bottom edge, in white. The smaller...

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • The Dance of Death - Death Intoxicated

    The Dance of Death - Death Intoxicated

    (art) Made by: Smith, Percy Delf

    Art.IWM ART 16640 (7)

    image: the scene of a battle showing a British infantryman wearing a gas mask, poised to bayonet a German soldier emerging from a trench on the left of the composition. The German is unarmed and has his back to his assailant. Death, personified as a...

  • Passing Bells - Untitled 27

    Passing Bells - Untitled 27

    (art) Made by: Walker, John (Undefined) 1998

    Art.IWM ART 16744 32

    image: a mass of human forms representative of soldiers. To the right a figure with a sheep's skull for a head is standing, the silhouettes of other human figures immediately behind. Another figure with a sheep's skull head is in the lower...

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