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  • Untitled 1985 (Death and the Bulldozer)

    Untitled 1985 (Death and the Bulldozer)

    (art) Made by: Sandle, Michael 1985

    Art.IWM ART 16022

    image: a skeletal Death drives a bulldozer through the rubble, debris and detritus of war. Bricks, metal struts and tyres litter the ground and there is a flaming object on the right.

  • 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...

  • An Air Raid Warden at Kano, Northern Nigeria

    An Air Raid Warden at Kano, Northern Nigeria

    (art) Made by: Trevelyan, Julian 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2178

    image: A night scene of the town of Kano, in Nigeria. In the foreground the air raid warden stands holding what appears to be a long trumpet. He wears a white robe and a tin hat. Behind and around him the townspeople carry out their routine activities of...

  • Wasteland 12

    Wasteland 12

    (art) Made by: Davies, Anthony 1986

    Art.IWM ART 16383 12

    image: a crowd of Ulster Unionists on a political march in Belfast, Northern Ireland, protesting against the signing of the Anglo-Irish Agreement in 1985. They stand in front of a political leader, who makes a speech into microphones mounted on a lecturn...

  • Damaged Steel Girders, Bristol 1941

    Damaged Steel Girders, Bristol 1941

    (art) Made by: Vézelay, Paule 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 7206

    image: An abstract composition of coiled and twisted girders of all sizes.

  • Echo of the Bombardment

    Echo of the Bombardment

    (art) Made by: Vaughan, John Keith 1942

    Art.IWM ART 17439

    image: a surreal moonlit scene featuring a large primeval coiled form in the foreground right. In the background stand the bombed-out shells of two buildings. From the window cavities of each emerge conical forms also reminiscent of prehistoric...

  • Blitzed City with Self-Portrait

    Blitzed City with Self-Portrait

    (art) Made by: Minton, John 1941

    Art.IWM ART 16739

    image: A slender, dark-haired youth with a melancholic gaze leans against a brick pillar. He wears an open-necked shirt and a short jacket with one button fastened. His trouser belt is shown slightly unfastened. Behind him is a cityscape of bombed...

  • Wasteland 9

    Wasteland 9

    (art) Made by: Davies, Anthony 1985

    Art.IWM ART 16383 9

    image: a small group of heavily tattoed young men sit in and stand beside a car, the walls of houses visible behind. The men bear tattoes ranging from the names of parents and relatives to more sinister symbols of the National Front, including swastikas...

  • Wasteland 11

    Wasteland 11

    (art) Made by: Davies, Anthony 1986

    Art.IWM ART 16383 11

    image: a building site with several workmen constructing a building, with a large image of an old man dominating the foreground. There is a mother with two children in the lower foreground and an old woman standing to the right. Various political...

  • No Surrender 1

    No Surrender 1

    (art) Made by: Davies, Anthony 1986

    Art.IWM ART 16384 1

    image: a view through a window of a desolate urban scene. A long wall divides the view, the wall itself covered with various graffitti, including the marks of the IRA. Buildings within the wall are similarly covered in graffitti, with large metal...