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  • Harvest, 1918

    Harvest, 1918

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1918

    Art.IWM ART 4663

    image: A scene with three French peasant women. Two of the women lean towards the ground as if harvesting, though they are actually tending a grave that is covered in stakes with barbed-wire. To the right another woman stands holding a baby. She has...

  • Gassed

    Gassed

    (art) Made by: Sargent, John Singer 1919

    Art.IWM ART 1460

    Gassed by John Singer Sargent is currently not on display at IWM London. It is on tour to various institutions in North America and will return to IWM North in late 2018. image: A side on view of a line of soldiers being led along a duckboard by a...

  • 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...

  • Salon des Humoristes [Salon of the Cartoonists]

    Salon des Humoristes [Salon of the Cartoonists]

    (posters) Made by: Neumont, Maurice (Undefined) 1918

    Art.IWM PST 11038

    whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title and text integrated and positioned down the right-hand side, in orange and in black. Further text is integrated and positioned in orange, lower left. All set against a white background. image: a cartoon...

  • To the Unknown British Soldier in France

    To the Unknown British Soldier in France

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William

    Art.IWM ART 4438

    image: A coffin holding the remains of an unknown soldier, draped in the Union flag, lies at the bottom of the composition. The coffin lies in state in a richly decorated marble hall directly beneath a chandelier. There is a dark hallway in the centre...

  • Memory of the Somme, 1st July 1916

    Memory of the Somme, 1st July 1916

    (art) Made by: Russell, Henry 1916

    Art.IWM ART 6462

    image: the outstretched arm, clothed in khaki, of a soldier with a clear glass bottle filled with rum on the ground next to the man's upturned palm. This is set against muddy ground with some vegetation visible, suggesting a shell-hole.

  • Ausstellung von Plakaten für die Achte Kriegsanleihe [Exhibition of Posters for the Eighth War Loan]

    Ausstellung von Plakaten für die Achte Kriegsanleihe [Exhibition of Posters for the Eighth War Loan]

    (posters) Made by: Haale, G (Undefined) 1918

    Art.IWM PST 12280

    whole: the image covers the whole, with the title and text integrated and placed over the lower third, in white and orange. image: a German infantryman, seated within a trench and below a sniper rifle butt, sketches on to a large drawing board. text: G....

  • Heroes of the XXth Century: Petain

    Heroes of the XXth Century: Petain

    (art) Made by: Mayen, Eric 1995

    Art.IWM ART 16585 5

    image: A French postage stamp bearing the image of Marshal Petain with a painted border in umber acrylic paint. This is placed just above centre within a white sheet of paper.

  • Heroes of the XXth Century: Lenin

    Heroes of the XXth Century: Lenin

    (art) Made by: Mayen, Eric 1995

    Art.IWM ART 16585 6

    image: A Soviet postage stamp bearing the image of Lenin. The stamp is overpainted in umber acrylic paint to resemble a flag standing on a mound. This is placed towards the centre of the composition within a white sheet of paper.

  • Heroes of the XXth Century: Stalin

    Heroes of the XXth Century: Stalin

    (art) Made by: Mayen, Eric 1995

    Art.IWM ART 16585 2

    image: A Soviet postage stamp bearing the image of Stalin with a painted border in umber acrylic paint. This is placed just above centre within a white sheet of paper.

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