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  • Frozen Feet: Fleurs

    Frozen Feet: Fleurs

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2395

    image: A sketch of a British soldier sitting dejectedly. He wears full kit, holds his head in hands and has his rifle leaning on his left knee.

  • The Artist: Self Portrait

    The Artist: Self Portrait

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2993

    image: A head and shoulders self-portrait of the artist wearing a steel helmet and sheepskin jerkin. He stands before a battle-scarred landscape containing a grave, which is marked by a steel helmet placed on top of a rifle stuck into the earth. The sky...

  • A Man Thinking

    A Man Thinking

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2987

    image: A full length sketch of a British soldier in full kit standing and leaning on his rifle. There is a colourful landscape of rolling hills in the background, but the figure and ground on which he stands are in black and white.

  • A Highlander Passing a Grave

    A Highlander Passing a Grave

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2995

    image: A soldier from a Highland regiment standing on a mound of white chalky soil against a dark blue sky. He holds his rifle in his right hand, and looks down at a grave marked with a cross on the left. There is another marked grave in the distance.

  • A Grave in a Trench

    A Grave in a Trench

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2976

    image: A view along the remains of an old trench, scattered with debris. Among the weeds and rocks there is a helmet, a boot, a rifle. A grave with a wooden marker cross stands in the centre of the composition.

  • An Advanced Post, Night

    An Advanced Post, Night

    (art) Made by: Nash, John 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1158

    image: a night scene inside the trench of an advanced post with four British infantrymen; they are all posed with their backs to the viewer. Two stand at the bottom of the trench, the others sit and lean higher up the trench wall. They all appear to be...

  • Major Campbell - 'The Spirit of the Bayonet'

    Major Campbell - 'The Spirit of the Bayonet'

    (art) Made by: Blaikley, Ernest 1916-09-01

    Art.IWM ART 15179 49

    image: portrait of a soldier wearing Scottish headdress

  • Small Mirror used as a Trench Periscope, Givenchy, 1915

    Small Mirror used as a Trench Periscope, Givenchy, 1915

    (art) Made by: Bradbury, Arthur 1915

    Art.IWM ART 4710

    image: A soldier looks over the top of a sandbagged trench using a small angled mirror attached to his fixed rifle bayonet.

  • Adam and Eve at Péronne

    Adam and Eve at Péronne

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2981

    image: A French peasant girl offers a soldier an apple. They stand in an archway beyond which lies the shell-damaged houses of Péronne. He is wearing full kit, and stands leaning on his rifle. She has a basket hanging from her wrist, wears a headscarf,...

  • The Entry of the British Troops into Cambrai

    The Entry of the British Troops into Cambrai

    (art) Made by: Jonas, Lucien

    Art.IWM ART 2278

    image: a column of British infantrymen marching through the bombed streets of Cambrai with the cathedral in the background. A British soldier, in the left foreground, a French flag attached to his fixed bayonet, walks towards the marching men. A child...

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