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  • La Moisson

    La Moisson

    (art) Made by: de Bruycker, Jules

    Art.IWM ART 115

    image: a skeletal deathly miller stands underneath a windmill holding a German officer by the shoulders. The officer has his arm outstretched towards a skeletal Death, who stands in a field harvesting corpses with a scythe. A long line of skulls leads...

  • La Mort Sonnant le Glas audessus des Flandres

    La Mort Sonnant le Glas audessus des Flandres

    (art) Made by: de Bruycker, Jules

    Art.IWM ART 113

    image: a large skeletal figure of Death sits at the top of a cathedral, shaking a large bell with one hand and with a hanged man suspended beneath him. Death surveys a macabre scene, with columns of people carrying numerous coffins towards the entrance...

  • 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...

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • A Howitzer Gun in Elevation

    A Howitzer Gun in Elevation

    (art) Made by: Nevinson, C R W 1917

    Art.IWM ART 514

    image: A howitzer gun, with the barrel raised for firing, against a pale sky. The gun is in the lower left corner, and is cropped at the edge of the canvas.

  • Imperial War Museum Commission No.1

    Imperial War Museum Commission No.1

    (art) Made by: Kalorkoti, Panayiotis 1988

    Art.IWM ART 16355

    image: A composite print made up of images in the collection of the Imperial War Museum. These include portrait photographs, including an image of Muirhead Bone; photographs of aircraft and weaponry, including a Spitfire and a warship; and images of...

  • IWM Commission No.2

    IWM Commission No.2

    (art) Made by: Kalorkoti, Panayiotis 1988

    Art.IWM ART 16356

    image: A composite print made up of images in the collection of the Imperial War Museum. These include portrait photographs, including images of Churchill and Chamberlain; photographs of aircraft and weaponry, including a flight of Spitfires; and images...

  • Cyanotype [negligee]

    Cyanotype [negligee]

    (art) Made by: Dover, Annabel 2010

    Art.IWM ART 17557

    image: a transparent, white impression of a short negligee, against a dark blue background