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  • Les Vainqueurs de la Marne, 1914 - 1918 [The Victors of the Marne 1914-1918]

    Les Vainqueurs de la Marne, 1914 - 1918 [The Victors of the Marne 1914-1918]

    (art) Made by: Benito, Edouard-Garcia (Undefined) 1918

    Art.IWM BUTE 93

    image: A small central image, rectangular (signed in the block lower right), shows the advance of American troops and tanks viewed from the rear, advancing across French countryside towards a burning hamlet (centre) by a river to the right. The main...

  • On les Aura

    On les Aura

    (Decorations and awards) Made by: Dropsy, Emile 1916

    Art.IWM MED 394

    obverse design : soldier, French infantryman, half-length bearded figure, facing right, wearing képi, neckerchief and pack and holding his rifle at an angle across his chest. His head is slightly raised reverse design : barbed-wire entanglement, wooden...

  • PRO PATRIA

    PRO PATRIA

    (Decorations and awards) 1917

    Art.IWM MED 448

    whole: MODEL whole: rectangle with rounded upper edge obverse design : Marianne, bust, left profile, wearing Phrygian cap adorned with a wreath made from oak and laurel leaves. She holds a flag over her left shoulder obverse text : "PRO PATRIA...

  • DEDIEE AUX ECRIVAINS

    DEDIEE AUX ECRIVAINS

    (Decorations and awards) 1916

    Art.IWM MED 415

    whole: MODEL design : soldier, French infantryman, standing facing right, wearing képi, greatcoat and holding a rifle. Behind him a writing table, with paper and quill pen, and bookcase on top of which is a bust. Hovering above the soldier is Fame,...

  • The Trench

    The Trench

    (Decorations and awards) Made by: Dropsy, Henry 1915

    Art.IWM MED 391

    obverse design : soldiers, two French infantrymen, wearing képis and greatcoats, in crude, low-parapeted trench. One, on left, stands sentinel facing right, holding the muzzle of his vertically positioned rifle, butt grounded. To his right the second...

  • VERDUN

    VERDUN

    (Decorations and awards) 1916

    Art.IWM MED 438

    whole: MODEL obverse design : Verdun, personified by a woman, bust, three-quarter left profile bust, wearing turreted crown, holding a sword in her right hand and a flag in her left. The figure is enclosed by an ornate border bearing text obverse text...

  • Un Philosophe, 1915 [A Philosopher, 1915]

    Un Philosophe, 1915 [A Philosopher, 1915]

    (art) Made by: Bruyer, Georges 1915

    Art.IWM BUTE 106

    image: A single figure of a poilu standing upon a trench parapet, facing left to right. He wears kepi and a woman's scarf around his head, neck and chest, into which his right hand is thrust. He leans thoughtfully on his left arm, gazing into...

  • 'La Manière Française' - La Victoire de Champagne [The French Navy, Victory of Champagne]

    'La Manière Française' - La Victoire de Champagne [The French Navy, Victory of Champagne]

    (art) Made by: Bonfils, Robert (Undefined) 1918

    Art.IWM BUTE 84 m

    image: A battle scene showing French chasseurs in action against German infantry and artillery. The composition is dominated by a French cavalryman upon his rearing horse charging right to left. He is dressed in pale blue tunic and shako, red trousers...

  • Les Trois Ans [The Three Ages (of French Soldiery)]

    Les Trois Ans [The Three Ages (of French Soldiery)]

    (art) Made by: Benito, Edouard-Garcia 1916

    Art.IWM BUTE 85

    image: Three French soldiers illustrate the development of the infantry uniform over three years. A central figure of a poilu in uniform of horizon blue in full kit of 1916 stands, legs apart, his head turned to the left facing a comrade of the previous...

  • L'Espion [The Spy]

    L'Espion [The Spy]

    (art) Made by: Bernard, Edouard 1915

    Art.IWM BUTE 116

    image: Four figures in a landscape facing right. Three poilus and one German spy disguised as an old woman. Behind the spy one bearded poilu in regulation greatcoat and kepi lifts the skirts of the disguise with the muzzle of his rifle to reveal a pair...

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