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  • Air Vice-Marshal R Graham, CB, CBE, DSO, DSC, DFC

    Air Vice-Marshal R Graham, CB, CBE, DSO, DSC, DFC

    (art) Made by: Dugdale, Thomas Cantrell

    Art.IWM ART LD 5574

    image: A half length portrait of Graham in full uniform, seated and looking straight ahead.

  • Parachute Drop

    Parachute Drop

    (art) Made by: Carr, Henry 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3072

    image: numerous paratroopers in the process of landing on a flat area of ground in Algeria, with mountains in the background. The parachutes they use are in several colours: dark green, yellow and red.

  • Europas Sieg - Dein Wohlstand [Europe’s Victory - Your Prosperity]

    Europas Sieg - Dein Wohlstand [Europe’s Victory - Your Prosperity]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown

    Art.IWM PST 4712

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper three-quarters. The title is separate and placed in the lower quarter, in black. All set against a white background. image: a map of Europe. Great Britain is coloured dark green and covered in grave crosses,...

  • Nur die Ruhe kann es Machen

    Nur die Ruhe kann es Machen

    (posters) Made by: Distling, E (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 6455

    whole: the image occupies the majority, held within a black border. The title and text are separate and positioned in the lower quarter, in white, set against a black background. image: a battlefield scene, with a British tank under attack from German...

  • Völker Europas, Wahret eure Heiligsten Güter [Peoples of Europe, Protect Your Most Sacred Possessions]

    Völker Europas, Wahret eure Heiligsten Güter [Peoples of Europe, Protect Your Most Sacred Possessions]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 3912

    whole: the image occupies the upper two-thirds. The title is separate and positioned in the lower third, in white gothic script. The text is separate and positioned in the lower third, in grey gothic script and in white. The title and text are set...

  • Pour la France [For France]

    Pour la France [For France]

    (posters) Made by: Fernez, Louis (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 4060

    whole: the image occupies the majority. The title is integrated and positioned in the upper quarter, in black. The text is separate and placed along the bottom edge, in red, set against a white background. image: a shoulder-length depiction of Marianne,...

  • Air Vice-Marshal N H Bottomley, CB, CIE, DSO, AFC

    Air Vice-Marshal N H Bottomley, CB, CIE, DSO, AFC

    (art) Made by: Dugdale, Thomas Cantrell 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1650

    image: A half-length portrait of Bottomley wearing uniform and holding a white handkerchief or a pair of white gloves in his hands.

  • Un Mur Pour la Liberté [A Wall for Freedom]

    Un Mur Pour la Liberté [A Wall for Freedom]

    (posters) Made by: Caillet (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 4061

    whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned in the lower quarter, in black, blue and red. All set against a white background. image: a depiction of a wall, at the top of which are depictions of the heads of three...

  • Getreideernte [Cereal Harvest]

    Getreideernte [Cereal Harvest]

    (posters) Made by: Oppenheim, Louis (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 6905

    whole: the image occupies the majority, held within a grey border. The title is separate and positioned along the top edge, in black, also held within a grey border. The text is integrated and positioned in the upper left, upper right and lower right, in...

  • Kiirung, Formosa : 7th September 1945

    Kiirung, Formosa : 7th September 1945

    (art) Made by: Morris, James 1945-09-07

    Art.IWM ART LD 5527

    image: a view along a narrow bamboo hut with sleeping platforms down each side or the room and a table and benches running down the central gangway. A British officer stands with his back to the artist, talking to two Japanese soldiers. Towards the back...

  • Bomb Disposal : Listening for ticking

    Bomb Disposal : Listening for ticking

    (art) Made by: Uptton, Clive 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2276

    image: An officer of the Royal Engineers kneels over a large unexploded bomb, using stethoscope equipment to detect if the bomb is active.

  • British Snipers on the Island of Ubbea near Khakio : 10th Infantry Brigade

    British Snipers on the Island of Ubbea near Khakio : 10th Infantry Brigade

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5040

    image: In the foreground three carefully camouflaged British snipers wearing camouflaged smocks have positioned themselves amongst the rocks and vegetation of a hill side. They appear to be overlooking a road that winds through hilly coastal country. The...

  • Germany, 1944 : The Siegfried Line between Heerlen and Aachen

    Germany, 1944 : The Siegfried Line between Heerlen and Aachen

    (art) Made by: Richards, Albert 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4830

    image: A view of a bomb damaged landscape and some of the remnants of the defences of the Siegfried Line. There are shell- holes in the ground, two large damaged pill-box structures and a town and trees are visible on the horizon.

  • Bleibt Einig!

    Bleibt Einig!

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 5788

    whole: the image occupies the majority, with the title separate and positioned across the top edge, in black. The text is separate and placed in the lower quarter, also in black. All set against a green background. image: a full-length depiction of a...

  • Reden ist Silber, Schweigen ist Gold, Lügen ist Britannia [Speech is Silver, Silence is Golden, Lying is Britannia]

    Reden ist Silber, Schweigen ist Gold, Lügen ist Britannia [Speech is Silver, Silence is Golden, Lying is Britannia]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown

    Art.IWM PST 6914

    whole: the title is positioned in the centre, in black, held within a red border and set against a white background. image: text only. text: REDEN IST SILBER SCHWEIGEN IST GOLD LÜGEN IST BRITANNIA [Speech is silver, silence is golden, lying is Britannia.]

  • Wire

    Wire

    (art) Made by: Nash, Paul

    Art.IWM ART 2705

    Image: a devastated landscape, pocked with rain-filled shell-holes. A shattered tree stands to the right, the tree and the whole foreground dominated by a dense web of barbed wire. The sky is a dramatic contrast between white and purplish red coloured...

  • The Road, 1911

    The Road, 1911

    (art) Made by: Rosenberg, Isaac 1911

    Art.IWM ART 6359

    image: A view down a country road with hedges, tall trees and part of a low building in the left foreground.

  • Lime Quarry Trucks

    Lime Quarry Trucks

    (art) Made by: Sutherland, Graham 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6162

    image: three quarry trucks, the foremost two filled with limestone, on tracks in front of a quarry face to the left.

  • A Stretcher-bearer Rescuing a Man Who Has Been Buried Alive

    A Stretcher-bearer Rescuing a Man Who Has Been Buried Alive

    (art) Made by: Spare, Austin O

    Art.IWM ART 3628

    image: a British stretcher-bearer, standing to the left, grasps the hand of a man who has been buried alive. Apart from his hand, the man is completely concealed underneath the dead bodies of two German infantrymen and various debris. They are in...

  • At the Coal Face. A Miner Pushing a Tub

    At the Coal Face. A Miner Pushing a Tub

    (art) Made by: Moore, Henry 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2240

    image: the interior of a mine-shaft with miners working a face in the background. A miner pushes a coal tub on a track through a forest of wooden props, bent double and with a Davy lamp hanging from his waist.

  • Warth Mill Internment Camp (Transit for Douglas, IOM)

    Warth Mill Internment Camp (Transit for Douglas, IOM)

    (art) Made by: Weissenborn, Hellmuth 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15989 18

    Hellmuth Weissenborn was interviewed by the Sound Department in 1978, Sound Record 3771

  • VD - Need Not Be a Shadow on Health

    VD - Need Not Be a Shadow on Health

    (posters) Made by: Henrion, Frederic Henri Kay (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 3687

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper half. The title is separate and located in the lower two-thirds, in white. The text is separate and placed in the lower quarter, in white and in black, set against a red background. The image and title are set...

  • Wanted for Sneezing to the Public Danger - Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases

    Wanted for Sneezing to the Public Danger - Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases

    (posters) Made by: Monk, Keith (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14138

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper two-thirds. The title and text are integrated and placed in the centre, in black. Further text is separate and placed in the lower half, in black. All set against a white background and held within a red border...

  • Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases

    Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14133

    whole: the image is positioned in the lower two-thirds, set against an orange background. The title and text are separate and placed in the upper third and along the bottom edge, in black. Further text is integrated and located in the lower centre and...

  • End Internment

    End Internment

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1972

    Art.IWM PST 4540

    whole: The image is placed in the centre of the design with text in black above and below. All is set against a brown background. image: A line of internees standing behind a chicken wire and barbed wire fence in an internment camp. text: northern...

  • How Much Does a Cold Cost? Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases

    How Much Does a Cold Cost? Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14140

    whole: the title and text are positioned across the whole, in white and in brown, set against a dark brown and light brown background. image: text only. text: How much does a cold cost? Last year the common cold and 'flu cost the country 40 million...

  • On the Way to the Hell Railway, Siam

    On the Way to the Hell Railway, Siam

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943-05

    Art.IWM ART 15417 30

    The interior of a railway truck filled with Far East prisoners-of-war. Men sit and stand, closely packed in the truck. Two men stand either side of the open truck door, through which the passing countryside can be seen.

  • Pots and Pans, Hutchinson Camp

    Pots and Pans, Hutchinson Camp

    (art) Made by: Weissenborn, Hellmuth 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15989 14

    Hellmuth Weissenborn was interviewed by the Sound Department in 1978, Sound Record 3771

  • Parents - It's Your Choice

    Parents - It's Your Choice

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14192

    whole: the two images are positioned in the lower three-quarters. The title is separate and placed along the top edge, in black and blue. The text is separate and placed in the centre, centre right and along the bottom edge, in black and in blue. The...

  • The Quay at Dunkirk

    The Quay at Dunkirk

    (art) Made by: Bawden, Edward 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 176

    image: View of the burning quayside at Dunkirk with soldiers entering an underground shelter. Bomb craters to left of composition

  • HMS Ark Royal, April 26th 1915

    HMS Ark Royal, April 26th 1915

    (art) Made by: Hillier, Herbert 1915

    Art.IWM ART 4283

    image: a pencil sketch of two ships set against the Gallipoli coastline. Below this is another sketch of a ship, which is shown from the starboard side.

  • The Building of the Main Bridge over the Salween River

    The Building of the Main Bridge over the Salween River

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943-08

    Art.IWM ART 15417 59

    A view from afar of a large bridge being constructed across a river. Both river banks are covered in jungle vegetation with a few buildings visible immediately on both banks. Many people are also visible though only as tiny dots in the distance. There is...

  • Le Petit Souper Menu, Douglas, I.o.M, le 26 Decembre 1940

    Le Petit Souper Menu, Douglas, I.o.M, le 26 Decembre 1940

    (art) Made by: Weissenborn, Hellmuth 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15989 22

    Hellmuth Weissenborn was interviewed by the Sound Department in 1978, Sound Record 3771

  • Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases

    Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases

    (posters) Made by: Ministry of Health (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 14154

    whole: the image is positioned in the centre. The title and text are separate and placed in the upper quarter and lower quarter, in black and in orange. Further text is separate and placed along the bottom edge, in white, set against an orange background...

  • Invitation

    Invitation

    (art) Made by: Weissenborn, Hellmuth 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15989 3

    Hellmuth Weissenborn was interviewed by the Sound Department in 1978, Sound Record 3771

  • Six Health Hints

    Six Health Hints

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 14206

    whole: the seven images are positioned in the left half. The title is separate and placed along the top edge, in white, held within an orange inset. The text is separate and placed across the majority, in black, set against a green and white horizontally...

  • The Great Landings - Gallipoli, April 25th 1915

    The Great Landings - Gallipoli, April 25th 1915

    (art) Made by: Hillier, Herbert 1915

    Art.IWM ART 4275 a-j

    image: Two sets of three small drawings grouped together so that they provide two panoramic landscape views of the scene at different times during the first day of the initial landings on the West side of the Gallipoli peninsula. The drawings show...

  • Hawks in Siam

    Hawks in Siam

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles

    Art.IWM ART 15417 32

    image: A view of some hawks perched on branches, with others depicted in flight.

  • The First Stretch of the Hell Railway

    The First Stretch of the Hell Railway

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943-04

    Art.IWM ART 15417 89

    A view of a length of the Thai-Burma railway bordered by telegraph poles and with rice fields on either side. Trees and hills are visible in the distance.

  • In the Square at Dunkirk, Before the Embarkation, 1940

    In the Square at Dunkirk, Before the Embarkation, 1940

    (art) Made by: Bawden, Edward 1940

    Art.IWM ART LD 171

    image: Three Scottish soldiers lying on the ground, sheltering among some small shrubs. One smokes a cigarette. Buildings burn in the background.

  • Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases

    Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases

    (posters) Made by: Ministry of Health (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 14158

    whole: the image is positioned in the centre. The title and text are separate and placed in the upper quarter and lower quarter, in black and in orange. Further text is separate and placed along the bottom edge, in black, set against an orange background...

  • Self Portrait

    Self Portrait

    (art) Made by: Simpson, Charles Albert 1944

    Art.IWM ART 15591

    image: a head self portrait of Charles Simpson when held as a FEPOW in Thailand. He is wearing glasses and looking directly at the viewer.

  • Spotting for Queen Elizabeth, 11.15am, April 27th 1915

    Spotting for Queen Elizabeth, 11.15am, April 27th 1915

    (art) Made by: Hillier, Herbert 1915

    Art.IWM ART 4285 a

    image: an annotated sketch showing several Royal Navy warships bombarding the coastline of Gallipoli. Two ships are shown in the right foreground, with a further four closer to the Turkish coast. Clouds of smoke are visible on the land where shells have...

  • The Operating Theatre, 'F' Force Hospital, Siam

    The Operating Theatre, 'F' Force Hospital, Siam

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943

    Art.IWM ART 15417 93

    An outdoor operation in progress at 'F' Force Hospital camp in Thailand. The patient lies on an operating table constructed of bamboo, surrounded by several of his fellow prisoners acting as surgeons and medical staff, who wear red cross...

  • The Battle of the Landings - ANZAC - Evening, April 25th 1915

    The Battle of the Landings - ANZAC - Evening, April 25th 1915

    (art) Made by: Hillier, Herbert 1915

    Art.IWM ART 4278

    image: an annotated sketch of the scene in the evening of the initial landings at Anzac Cove on the western side of the Gallipoli peninsula, looking eastwards. Numerous ships are in the water near the coastline, with splashes in the water showing the...

  • Wehrmacht on the Road to Lübeck

    Wehrmacht on the Road to Lübeck

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

    Art.IWM ART LD 5438

    image: a long column of defeated German soldiers, who appear scruffy and tired, march towards the viewer along a road. A soldier at the front of the column walks on crutches, having lost his left leg at the knee. The column is spaced into groups and...

  • The Battle of the Landings - ANZAC - 5.15pm, April 25th 1915

    The Battle of the Landings - ANZAC - 5.15pm, April 25th 1915

    (art) Made by: Hillier, Herbert 1915

    Art.IWM ART 4276

    image: A sketch of the scene in the evening of the initial landings at Anzac Cove on the western side of the Gallipoli peninsula. In the left foreground is a transport ship carrying ANZAC infantry, with warships and lighters close by. The coastline runs...

  • Still Life, Hutchinson Camp, IOM

    Still Life, Hutchinson Camp, IOM

    (art) Made by: Weissenborn, Hellmuth 1940

    Art.IWM ART 15989 15

    Hellmuth Weissenborn was interviewed by the Sound Department in 1978, Sound Record 3771

  • Visit the Colonies Exhibition

    Visit the Colonies Exhibition

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 15772

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper three-quarters. The title is integrated and placed in the upper two-thirds, in black and in white outlined black, held within a white scroll design. The main text is integrated and located in the lower left, in...

  • The Town of Gallipoli

    The Town of Gallipoli

    (art) Made by: Mason, Frank

    Art.IWM ART 3113

    image: a seascape and landscape view of a town on a peninsula, with a large sky above; the silhouettes of a number of naval ships are in the middle ground.

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