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  • Croix-Rouge Française - Vente de Guerre [The French Red Cross - War Sale]

    Croix-Rouge Française - Vente de Guerre [The French Red Cross - War Sale]

    (posters) Made by: Capon, Georges and Dorival, Georges (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 11118

    whole: the image occupies the upper two-thirds and is held within a black border. The title and text are separate and positioned in the lower third, in red against a white background. image: a large Red Cross flag on a flagpole, set against a battlefield...

  • A German Man-trap

    A German Man-trap

    (art) Made by: Spare, Austin O

    Art.IWM ART 3640

    image: a British infantryman caught in a large metal man-trap, trying to open the two serrated jaws so as to release his badly wounded right leg. He sits in the foreground and is shown in profile, his lower right leg and the ground beneath it covered in...

  • '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.

  • After the Battle

    After the Battle

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul 1918

    Art.IWM ART 2706

    image: a view of a Western Front battlefield in the aftermath of battle, with rain falling from the sky. Four corpses lie amongst shattered trenches, with broken duckboards, barbed wire and corrugated iron littering the scene. There are also water filled...

  • The Battlefield near Ypres; 'The Bluff'

    The Battlefield near Ypres; 'The Bluff'

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul

    Art.IWM ART 2490

    image: a view across a recent battlefield near Ypres in Flanders. In the foreground are trenches and barbed wire, with the bodies of dead soldiers. A bomb damaged bluff emerges from amongst shattered trees.

  • Troops entering a Suburb of Bremen with A Company HQ in the Foreground

    Troops entering a Suburb of Bremen with A Company HQ in the Foreground

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1945-04-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 5255

    image: A street scene showing a group of British soldiers resting at a corner, looking exhausted or injured. In the background a line of soldiers is marching away single- file along the severly bomb-damaged street, with a Sherman tank following behind...

  • Etaples After the Great Air Raid, 1918

    Etaples After the Great Air Raid, 1918

    (art) Made by: Spare, Austin O 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3641

    image: a scene of devastation after a German air raid on Étaples. A dead British soldier lies on the ground in the foreground, blood stains evident on his uniform. He lies amidst hundreds of splintered planks of wood that have come from the bomb damaged...

  • The Bombing of GHQ, Boulogne, May 1940

    The Bombing of GHQ, Boulogne, May 1940

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1940-05-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 215

    Image: A moon-lit view of the seafront in Boulogne. Smoke is billowing from an overturned vehicle to the right and a crowd has gathered around a body on the floor. There is a bandstand to the left with some bodies lying around its base. Two men carry a...

  • Battle in an Orchard of Almond Trees in Sicily: Morning of July 21st 1943

    Battle in an Orchard of Almond Trees in Sicily: Morning of July 21st 1943

    (art) Made by: Ardizzone, Edward Jeffrey Irving 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3385

    Image: a track running through an orchard with a stationary tank on the right. Two bodies lie at the side of the track and the ground is covered in debris. In the centre of the image is a group of injured or exhausted soldiers sitting under a tree.

  • The Dance of Death - Death Ponders

    The Dance of Death - Death Ponders

    (art) Made by: Smith, Percy Delf 1919

    Art.IWM ART 16640 (4)

    image: Death, personified as a skeleton wrapped in a cloak, watches a British infantryman gasping for air. The soldier lies on his front, clutching at the edges of the shell-hole he has fallen into. He is wearing a gas-mask as clouds of poison gas...

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