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  • Charge of the 2nd Lancers at El Afuli : in the Valley of Armageddon, 5 am, Friday 20th September 1918

    Charge of the 2nd Lancers at El Afuli : in the Valley of Armageddon, 5 am, Friday 20th September 1918

    (art) Made by: Dugdale, Thomas Cantrell 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2501

    image: A line of Indian lancers charge at Turkish infantry across a valley, with high ground visible in the background. In the foreground two Turkish infantrymen lie on the ground as they are speared by two Indian lancers.

  • 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...

  • Runway Perspective

    Runway Perspective

    (art) Made by: Ravilious, Eric 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2123

    image: A view down the length of a runway of an airfield with two Spitfires in flight above against a cloudy sky.

  • 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.

  • Firing a 9.2 Gun

    Firing a 9.2 Gun

    (art) Made by: Ravilious, Eric 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1585

    image: a gun position set on a hillside. A group of figures stand on the right, behind the camouflaged structure that houses the gun. There are enormous yellow flames billowing into the air from the nose of the gun. Delicate white flowers lie in the...

  • Exercise Kruschen (Dunwich Common): Tank Fascines; the 'Snake' Ronson flame-throwers

    Exercise Kruschen (Dunwich Common): Tank Fascines; the 'Snake' Ronson flame-throwers

    (art) Made by: Bawden, Edward

    Art.IWM ART LD 2899

    image: a large landscape scene of military exercises on Dunwich Common. On the far left soldiers are seen constructing tank fascines and defences. Churchill tanks are in the centre of the composition with four tanks in the middle distance, one of which...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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-...

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