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(art) Made by: Wright, W Matvyn 1941
Art.IWM ART LD 1355
image: a night time view across the Thames, showing the dark silhouettes of shipping and equipment against the glowing red sky opposite. Just above the buildings on the other side of the river there is a parachute bomb descending, about to explode.
(art) Made by: Macdonald, Frances 1945-05-01
Art.IWM ART LD 5167
image: a view from the south bank of the Thames, towards a temporary bridge erected over the river.
(art) Made by: Uden, Ernest Boye 1940-10-01
Art.IWM ART LD 1358
image: a fire crew rush to the quay side with a water cannon to attend to a fire. The smoke is billowing from around the corner. In the background there are warehouses and cranes, all bathed in a red glow.
(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...
part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Horton W. G. (Major)
The Prime Minister Winston Churchill and his wife, Clementine, sit on board a naval auxiliary patrol vessel as it travels down the Thames towards docks in east London on 25 September 1940.