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  • Sapper Hill Rapier Position, 7 July 1982

    Sapper Hill Rapier Position, 7 July 1982

    (art) Made by: Kitson, Linda 1982

    Art.IWM ART 15530 57

    image: A hillside position, with the Rapier surface-to-air missile emplacement on the right.

  • Boys from South-East London gathering Sticks in Cookham Wood
Children in Wartime - Five Lithographs by Ethel Gabain

    Boys from South-East London gathering Sticks in Cookham Wood Children in Wartime - Five Lithographs by Ethel Gabain

    (art) Made by: Gabain, Ethel Leontine (Undefined) 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 308

    image: A group of boys collecting sticks in a clearing of a wood. Two of the younger boys squat close to the ground, three others bend their heads towards the floor as though scouring for sticks. The boy standing on the far left holds a small scythe....

  • Deutsche Kriegs-Ueberraschung 1914 [German War Surprise 1914]

    Deutsche Kriegs-Ueberraschung 1914 [German War Surprise 1914]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1914

    Art.IWM PST 1397

    whole: the main image occupies the majority. Smaller images are positioned in the centre, each held within a narrow black border. The title is separate and positioned along the top edge, in black. The text is integrated and positioned across the lower...

  • Gaza Seen From the Air, Over British Lines on Ali Muntar Hill Looking Towards the Sea

    Gaza Seen From the Air, Over British Lines on Ali Muntar Hill Looking Towards the Sea

    (art) Made by: Carline, Richard C 1919

    Art.IWM ART 6350

    image: An aerial view of the city of Gaza, which is surrounded by largely green fields.

  • Baghdad, 1919

    Baghdad, 1919

    (art) Made by: Carline, Richard C 1919

    Art.IWM ART 6348

    image: An aerial view of Baghdad from an aircraft. The city lies on either side of the wide and meandering Tigris river, which has dark green fields at its banks. The surrounding land appears more arid.

  • An Advanced Post, Day

    An Advanced Post, Day

    (art) Made by: Nash, John 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1157

    image: Three British soldiers shelter under a corrugated iron roof in an advanced post. Another soldier sits in the immediate foreground on sentry duty, looking towards one of the stacked rifles on the left, which has a small mirror mounted on the...

  • A Grave and a Mine Crater at La Boisselle, August 1917

    A Grave and a Mine Crater at La Boisselle, August 1917

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917-08-01

    Art.IWM ART 2378

    image: A landscape scarred with mine craters on which weeds, flowers and grasses have begun to grow. A single white cross marking a grave stands in the centre of the composition with three sticks stuck upright in the ground close by.

  • After A Push

    After A Push

    (art) Made by: Nevinson, C R W 1917

    Art.IWM ART 519

    image: A scarred battlefield covered with water-filled shell craters and barbed wire. There are a number of explosions of smoke and earth on the horizon where shells have landed.

  • Preparations for D-Day

    Preparations for D-Day

    (art) Made by: Eurich, Richard Ernst 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4587

    image: A coastal scene looking out to sea with an island on the left horizon. In the central foreground tanks line up for loading on board ship, through gaping red metal doors opening into a dark hold. On the right there are seven bell-tents, more...

  • The Mule Track

    The Mule Track

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1153

    image: The view across a battlefield undergoing heavy bombardment. The shattered landscape is disected by an angular duckboard path, along which a mule train is travelling, their small figues just visible in the distance. The animals rear and panic at a...