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  • 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.

  • HMS Wildgoose and HMS Starling

    HMS Wildgoose and HMS Starling

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 3878

    image: two sloops moored side by side. A lone figure stands on the deck of the ship on the left, while a small group of officers gather on the quay side.

  • Stornoway : Armed trawlers and a coasting vessel loading kippers

    Stornoway : Armed trawlers and a coasting vessel loading kippers

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1943-07-02

    Art.IWM ART LD 3269

    image: in the foreground there are three armed trawlers moored at the quay side. In the background there is a fishing boat moored next to a line of waiting lorries with a village in the distance.

  • A Line of Tanks

    A Line of Tanks

    (art) Made by: Lawson, Cecil Constant Philip 1917

    Art.IWM ART 5875

    image: A scene at a dock with a long line of tanks ready to be loaded onto a merchant ship, which is moored at the dockside. A few dock workers stand to the right.

  • Corporal Guise DCM, Rifle Brigade

    Corporal Guise DCM, Rifle Brigade

    (art) Made by: Elwes, Simon 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2787

    image: A head and shoulders portrait of Guise, who has turned to his left to face the viewer. He wears a desert issue shirt, with the ribbon of his Distinguished Conduct Medal visible on his chest.

  • An Attack By Flame-Throwers

    An Attack By Flame-Throwers

    (art) Made by: Gillot, E Louis 1918

    Art.IWM ART 876

    image: a view across a scarred battlefield with a trench protected by barbed wire on the left. Two soldiers are standing in the trench just outside an underground dugout. In the middle ground a jet of flame emerges from a flame thrower and there is...

  • A Drifting Mine

    A Drifting Mine

    (art) Made by: PEARS, CHARLES 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1350

    image: A seascape with a mine floating in the surface of the water in the foreground. There is a cloudy blue sky above.

  • 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...

  • Machine Gunners

    Machine Gunners

    (art) Made by: Lawson, Cecil Constant Philip

    Art.IWM ART 5890

    image: British soldiers and mules laden with equipment walk along duckboards through a desolate, muddy, battle-scarred landscape. Some of the men carry machine guns. Bare damaged tree trunks scatter the landscape and there are shell holes filled with...

  • Polish Prisoners of War Marching to Siberia, Kazakhstan 1940

    Polish Prisoners of War Marching to Siberia, Kazakhstan 1940

    (art) Made by: Kay-Krzewinski, Feliks 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15429

    image: Three Russian soldiers carrying rifles lead a column of Polish POWs marching in wintry conditions. It is snowing heavily and the snow on the ground is already deep. A few bare trees are visible in the background and the sky is as white as the snow...

  • German Guns at Djupvik : Lyngen Fjord

    German Guns at Djupvik : Lyngen Fjord

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5340

    image: A German gun emplacement on the water's edge with snow-capped mountains rising in the background.

  • 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...

  • A Monitor's Turret

    A Monitor's Turret

    (art) Made by: Allfree, Geoffrey Stephen 1918

    Art.IWM ART 564

    image: A detailed side-on view of the two-gun turret of a Monitor, with part of the ship's superstructure visible behind the turrent to the left. A portion of the deck is visible, with a sailor standing on it in the right foreground. The silhouettes...

  • Sinking a Floating Mine with Rifle Fire

    Sinking a Floating Mine with Rifle Fire

    (art) Made by: Bone, Stephen

    Art.IWM ART LD 3276

    image: five sailors, including an officer face away from the viewer, holding rifles, leaning over the side of the ship. Two aim their guns at an orange mine floating in the sea.

  • HMS Curlew

    HMS Curlew

    (art) Made by: Connard, Philip 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1291

    image: A view from a section of upper deck along the length of the starboard side of a warship. In the foreground on the upper deck a sailor is helping to lower a small 'whaler' boat, which is visible on the left and has another sailor...

  • HMS Curlew

    HMS Curlew

    (art) Made by: Connard, Philip 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1315

    image: A view of the forecastle of the light cruiser HMS Curlew. The two main guns of the vessel are visible, both with their barrels pointing to the port side. The main mast rises skywards, with several small flags suspended from it. Other ships are...

  • HMS Curaçao

    HMS Curaçao

    (art) Made by: Connard, Philip 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1298

    image: A view of a section of the deck and superstructure of a warship, with sailors standing on the deck and an anti- aircraft gun platform above the deck. Two of the ship's funnels are placed in the right half of the composition.

  • HMS Canterbury

    HMS Canterbury

    (art) Made by: Connard, Philip 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1282

    image: A view along the length of the starboard side deck of a warship looking towards the stern, with a gun turret to the left and several sailors sitting on deck reading and relaxing in the right foreground. The ship's two large steam funnels are...

  • 'The Bandstand'

    'The Bandstand'

    (art) Made by: Connard, Philip 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1290

    image: A view of a naval gun platform on the deck of a warship, with the breech of the gun visible on the left and a crescent of artillery shells lined up on the deck in the foreground. Parts of the ship's superstructure are visible towards the left...