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  • Stop the War Coalition Poster Number 1

    Stop the War Coalition Poster Number 1

    (posters) Made by: Kennard, Peter (Undefined) 2003

    Art.IWM PST 8854

    whole:sheet is filled by the photomonatged image on a black background. A line of green type runs along the top of the sheet, next to it is a circular logo in green, white and black. image: A photograph of the world wearing a gas mask. The American flag...

  • Soldier and Girl Sleeping

    Soldier and Girl Sleeping

    (art) Made by: Scott, William 1942

    Art.IWM ART 16843

    image: A soldier in a greatcoat and a girl sit arm-in arm, sleeping together on a station bench. He is leaning into the corner and grips the girl's arm with both hands. Dressed in brown, she lies against him, her head resting on his shoulder,...

  • 'Mad Dogs and Englishmen...'

    'Mad Dogs and Englishmen...'

    (posters) Made by: Kuhn, Leon (Undefined) 2003

    Art.IWM PST 8862

    whole:The image occupies the main and is framed by a black border. The title is positioned below the image in black. Additional text is also set below the image in black and red. image: A digital montage showing George W Bush, depicted as a slavering pit...

  • Casualty of War

    Casualty of War

    (art) Made by: Robb, Carole 1995

    Art.IWM ART 16957

    image: A night-time scene showing a dimly lit city street of dark doorways. In the middle of the road there is a naked woman lying on her side next to an unoccupied motorbike.

  • Into the Carapace

    Into the Carapace

    (art) Made by: Stevenson, Paul 1982

    Art.IWM ART 16197

    image: an RAF airman with false legs, a loose representation of Douglas Bader, stands before the rear of an RAF aircraft. The airman holds his left false leg up to the side above his waist, with his left arm out in similar fashion. The two wheels of the...

  • The Tree of Life

    The Tree of Life

    (art) Made by: Collins, Cecil 1946

    Art.IWM ART 16408

    image: an image of a man's head, shown in profile, conjoined with a tree at the mouth of a river, which is denoted by a curved and jagged shape. This appears to symbolise spiritual harmony and reconciliation.

  • "Can Spring Be Far Behind?", 1940

    "Can Spring Be Far Behind?", 1940

    (art) Made by: ARMSTRONG, JOHN 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 6389

    image: a surreal landscape. In the foreground are the ruins of bombed buildings. Behind these, in a complete contrast of scale, a white tulip towers, growing from an arid soil.

  • Halt! Who Goes There 1941

    Halt! Who Goes There 1941

    (art) Made by: Trevelyan, Julian 1941

    Art.IWM ART 16075

    image: in the foreground are three strangely depicted British soldiers: one with four gun barrels protruding from his chest, one sitting on the ground and the third with a small ladder leaning against him, upon which a smaller man is climbing. There is a...

  • Gas Mask 1941

    Gas Mask 1941

    (art) Made by: Trevelyan, Julian 1941

    Art.IWM ART 16074

    image: a bizarre and unsettling depiction of a British infantryman in full kit. The soldier is shown wearing recognisable elements of uniform, such as tin hat, greatcoat and with a bedding roll attached to the top of his pack. But his face is a mixture...

  • Proposal for the Camouflaging of a Type 22 Pillbox in a Classical Park

    Proposal for the Camouflaging of a Type 22 Pillbox in a Classical Park

    (art) Made by: Finlay, Ian Hamilton (Undefined) 1988

    Art.IWM ART 16633

    image: a schematic diagram of a pillbox with romantic landscape 'camouflage' designs. The diagram shows designs for the front, side and rear elevations, which show a colourful forested landscape. It also includes a roof design, which displays...