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  • Falklands War Triptych

    Falklands War Triptych

    (art) Made by: Roberts, Diane 1982

    Art.IWM ART 16461 1 - 3

    image: A triptych depicting a series of overlapping images of figures and faces relating to the Falklands conflict. A depiction of Margaret Thatcher is included in the central section. In the section on the right are included a line of British sailors, a...

  • 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...

  • 2nd and 3rd May - The Belgrano

    2nd and 3rd May - The Belgrano

    (art) Made by: Kirkwood, John 1990

    Art.IWM ART 16583

    image: A large red door-bell is collaged onto the canvas. It is surrounded by a thick splattering of red paint which drips down onto a group of men at the base of the composition. Their heads and shoulders float in a dark background, their faces are...

  • Other Mothers' Sons

    Other Mothers' Sons

    (art) Made by: Crook, P J 1991

    Art.IWM ART 16420

    image: lines of Gulf war soldiers in formation, with only their heads and shoulders visible. The different helmets and headgear reflect the different nationalities of the soldiers involved, with British and American style helmets amongst them. All are...

  • Liberation


    (art) Made by: Carr, Henry 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4515

    image: A view of the remains of an Italian village with soldiers and civilians moving around the ruins of the bombed houses and church.

  • Troops in Single File prepare to Break Cover and board a Chinook Heliocopter

    Troops in Single File prepare to Break Cover and board a Chinook Heliocopter

    (art) Made by: Lawson, Sonia 1984

    Art.IWM ART 16013

    image: A depiction of armed British soldiers lining up ready to board a helicopter, which is not visible. They are all crouching down on one knee.

  • 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,...

  • The Unending Cult of Human Sacrifice

    The Unending Cult of Human Sacrifice

    (art) Made by: Nevinson, C R W 1934

    Art.IWM ART 16717

    image: A combination of a variety of images including Christ's crucifixion, robed priests, the Virgin Mary, St George leading troops into battle, heavy artillery and aircraft. Amongst the masses of troops and weaponry are bayonets pointing skywards...

  • Untitled 1985 (Death and the Bulldozer with Three Drummers)

    Untitled 1985 (Death and the Bulldozer with Three Drummers)

    (art) Made by: Sandle, Michael 1985

    Art.IWM ART 16023

    image: three military drummers, with strange animal-like heads, parade in a row alongside a bulldozer that is driven by a skeletal Death. The ground appears littered with rubble and the debris of war.