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  • Your Britain - Fight for it Now [South Downs]

    Your Britain - Fight for it Now [South Downs]

    (posters) Made by: Army Bureau of Current Affairs (publisher/sponsor) 1942

    Art.IWM PST 14887

    whole: the image occupies the majority. The title is partially integrated and positioned along the bottom edge, in grey and in black. The text is separate and placed at the top edge right, in grey. All set against a white background. image: a view over...

  • Study for 'Among the Anti-aircraft Bursts at 20,000 feet above the Alps' (IWM ART 2677)

    Study for 'Among the Anti-aircraft Bursts at 20,000 feet above the Alps' (IWM ART 2677)

    (art) Made by: Carline, Sydney William 1918

    Art.IWM ART 4520

    Image: an aerial view of the Italian Alps with various jagged peaks jutting upwards in the middle distance. The River Piave is visible in the bottom left of the composition, surrounded by the flatter ground of the river valley.

  • War Allotments in a London Suburb: In the background is the County Council School at Norbury, used as a Military
Hospital

    War Allotments in a London Suburb: In the background is the County Council School at Norbury, used as a Military Hospital

    (art) Made by: Coke, Dorothy J 1919

    Art.IWM ART 2366

    Image: In the foreground a group of women and war-wounded soldiers tend the vegetables growing in allotments. The school, now a military hospital, sits on a hill in the distance. There are houses to the left and right of the hospital, and figures in the...

  • Wounded Men on Duppas Hill, Croydon

    Wounded Men on Duppas Hill, Croydon

    (art) Made by: Coke, Dorothy J

    Art.IWM ART 2365

    Image: An outdoor scene of soldiers resting in a park on a bright day. They are the war-wounded wearing their distinctive uniform, some with crutches, others bandaged limbs. They stroll about the park, sit on the benches, or lie on the grass. There are...

  • The Road to Arras: Looking across the Arras Road, Mt St Eloi and the Vimy Ridge

    The Road to Arras: Looking across the Arras Road, Mt St Eloi and the Vimy Ridge

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 3014

    Image: a view of the Arras road with a column of British infantry marching from the left of the composition. The road is bordered by ridges on either side, with the entrances of several dug-outs on the far side. The tower of the old abbey of Mont-Saint-...

  • The Gates of a Château, Ransart

    The Gates of a Château, Ransart

    (art) Made by: Sargent, John Singer 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1615

    Image: a view of the damaged white metal gates of a château in Ransart in northern France. The gates are hinged on the château's outer wall and a few horses are visible behind them.

  • Ruined Country: Old Battlefield, Vimy, near La Folie Wood

    Ruined Country: Old Battlefield, Vimy, near La Folie Wood

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1918

    Art.IWM ART 721

    image: a landscape looking over an old battlefield near Vimy in France. In the foreground the earth is carpeted with different coloured mosses and grass, heavily scarred from past shellfire. There are lines of skeletal-like trees beyond, and dramatic...

  • Battle of Britain

    Battle of Britain

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1550

    image: An abstracted aerial view of a wide flat landscape including the mouth of a river. Above the sky is full of contrails, and to the upper right aircraft can be seen flying in formation.

  • A Listening Post in the Desert : Indian Lancers

    A Listening Post in the Desert : Indian Lancers

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-07-13

    Art.IWM ART 1437

    image: in a bleak desert landscape, two soldiers are kneeling with their rifles, and kit between them. To the right, another soldier is lying on his front in the distance, observing over a ridge

  • Romani: No 6 Post

    Romani: No 6 Post

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-10-08

    Art.IWM ART 1676

    image: a British soldier sits on sandy ground on guard duty, with a few shallow trenches in the sandy soil behind him in the foreground. He looks out onto a largely flat landscape, with a hill in the distance.

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