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  • Factory


    (art) Made by: Turnbull, Alison 2000

    Art.IWM ART 16747

    image: An architectural floor plan of a factory in grey on an olive green background. It is based on a plan by Albert Speer for 'Dachs IV', an underground factory for which tunnelling was started, but was then halted by the Allied advance at...

  • 'Sacrifice'. Study for the painting in Ottawa.

    'Sacrifice'. Study for the painting in Ottawa.

    (art) Made by: Sims, Charles 1918

    Art.IWM ART 5581

    image: A depiction of Christ on the cross is superimposed over a scene of British soldiers gathering to bury dead soldiers in a battle-scarred landscape. There appear to be civilians in the foreground and a building on the right.

  • 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...

  • Premonitions of the Blitz, 1940

    Premonitions of the Blitz, 1940

    (art) Made by: Trevelyan, Julian 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15756

    image: An abstract depiction of the heads and shoulders of two figures; one woman on the left and a man wearing a flat cap on the right. Behind them two small figures and buildings are visible, including a building on the right with black smoke billowing...

  • Anglo Dutch

    Anglo Dutch

    (art) Made by: Tunnard, John 1942

    Art.IWM ART 16736

    image: An abstract image of technological and maritime forms. There is an area of deep red colour on the left of the composition, and a dark hook shape as seen from the side in the centre. Around this there are other small, abstract details.

  • With Singing Hearts and Throaty Roarings...., 1983

    With Singing Hearts and Throaty Roarings...., 1983

    (art) Made by: McFadyen, Jock 1983

    Art.IWM ART 16248

    image: A series of figures, with only their heads and shoulders visible, are gathered together at a dockside with a warship recently returned from the Falklands looming over them in the background. There is a coffin covered with a British Union Jack flag...

  • Starved Faces

    Starved Faces

    (art) Made by: Halter, Roman

    Art.IWM ART 17257

    image: A portrait of a man comprising of several smaller faces. The face is also surrounded by more faces and has several lines of Hebrew text inscribed on the forehead.

  • Woman Wearing Mantilla

    Woman Wearing Mantilla

    (art) Made by: Halter, Roman

    Art.IWM ART 17256

    image: A portrait of the artist's mother with her eyes downcast wearing a dark mantilla. Crowds of faces and figures can be seen within the delicate pattern of the veil.

  • 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...

  • Moses The Prophet

    Moses The Prophet

    (art) Made by: Halter, Roman

    Art.IWM ART 17261

    image: A head and shoulders portrait of Moses. His beard is represented by a large group of naked women and children standing huddled together. The rest of his features comprise of faces and Jewish symbols such as the menorah.