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  • St George 1914-1918

    St George 1914-1918

    (art) Made by: ffoulkes, Charles John 1933

    Art.IWM ART 5600

    image: An allegorical depiction of a British soldier as St George. The soldier's head is surrounded by a halo and he wears a woollen balaclava, suggestive of a medieval chainmail hood. He is dressed like a normal infantryman but carries a staff in...

  • An Advanced Dressing-station of the 36th Field Ambulance at Liéramont

    An Advanced Dressing-station of the 36th Field Ambulance at Liéramont

    (art) Made by: Mackey, Haydn Reynolds 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3785

    image: A group of huts form the advanced dressing station of the 36th Field Ambulance, situated next to a road near Liéramont in the Somme. There is a flagpole next to the largest hut bearing a red cross flag to try to prevent aerial attack. A motor...

  • Ephéhy : in a sunken roadway near the Regimental Aid Post of the 7th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment

    Ephéhy : in a sunken roadway near the Regimental Aid Post of the 7th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment

    (art) Made by: Mackey, Haydn Reynolds 1918-09-20

    Art.IWM ART 3799

    image: A view along a sunken roady near Épéhy on the Somme. A dugout has been constructed into the side of the earth bank with various bits of equipment and corrugated iron by the entrance. A large tree that has been split at the trunk lies across the...

  • A Tadpole Tank

    A Tadpole Tank

    (art) Made by: Adeney, W Bernard 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3891

    image: a rear view of a Mark IV Male tank, adapted with a 'tadpole' tail not visible within the composition, moving up a bank of broken ground. The sky appears overcast, and a biplane is in flight in the upper left of the picture. The whole...

  • German Dug-outs At Le Sars, Somme

    German Dug-outs At Le Sars, Somme

    (art) Made by: Hill, Adrian

    Art.IWM ART 581

    image: a battlefield landscape with the brick-lined entrances to two dugouts, and other debris.

  • Sanctuary Wood May 1920

    Sanctuary Wood May 1920

    (art) Made by: Mudie-Cooke, Olive 1920

    Art.IWM ART 5407

    image: a view across the obliterated Sanctuary Wood, which after years of bombardment has been reduced to tree stumps. There are flooded shell holes in the foreground and a single cross marking a grave to the right.

  • A Military Road

    A Military Road

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1918-03-09

    Art.IWM ART 1524

    image: a column of British infantry march along a newly laid road in Palestine, which runs across the composition. The road is made of a thick layer of stone that has been laid on top of the existing land, meaning that there is a small drop down on...

  • Study for 'Over The Top' (IWM ART 1656)

    Study for 'Over The Top' (IWM ART 1656)

    (art) Made by: Nash, John 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3907

    image: a squared up preparatory drawing for the oil painting 'Over the Top' (IWM ART 1656). On the left, a red earth trench lined with duckboards stretches away from the viewer. A group of soldiers clamber from the trench, going 'over the...

  • The Long Patrol: Drifting Sand

    The Long Patrol: Drifting Sand

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-07-11

    Art.IWM ART 1438

    image: a view of an Imperial Camel Corps patrol in the desert, seen from the perspective of the artist's position on the back of a camel. The camel's head and neck is in the immediate foreground. Further in front are several soldiers mounted on...

  • The Long Patrol: Wadi-um-Mukhsheib

    The Long Patrol: Wadi-um-Mukhsheib

    (art) Made by: McBey, James 1917-07-12

    Art.IWM ART 1674

    image: five soldiers appear to be loading up their camels ready to go out on desert patrol. All five camels are fully laden in a row within a wadi beside a slightly sloping bank, with two trees to the left. A camp fire, still smoking, is to the right.

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