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  • Soissons [Soissons]

    Soissons [Soissons]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 131

    image: The west facade of a ruined gothic church in the late evening at Soissons. The two towers and open doorway surround an empty rose window which echoes the silvery moon appearing from behind the clouds to the right of the composition. Dark birds...

  • Courtrai [Courtrai]

    Courtrai [Courtrai]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 130

    image: The empty Grande Place at Courtrai in Belgium, at dusk. To the left of the composition stands an imposing church tower casting its shadow over the cobbled place. It is viewed from the front and towards the top a sundial is set into the facade....

  • Saint-Quentin [Saint-Quentin]

    Saint-Quentin [Saint-Quentin]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 152

    image: The front of the church at Saint-Quentin overlooking a square. To the left, part of the roof is damaged through bombardment. Immediately below, a demolished building stands only as a large pile of rubble and broken timbers leaning against the...

  • Montdidier - La Cathédrale [Montdidier Cathedral]

    Montdidier - La Cathédrale [Montdidier Cathedral]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 145

    image: The shattered remains of a gothic cathedral are at the centre of the composition. The entire upper part of the building has been shot away leaving only a ground floor shell. Facing the viewer is the main arched doorway and accompanying portals....

  • Noyon [Noyon]

    Noyon [Noyon]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 147

    image: A square in Noyon. To the left, a market cross surrounded by the rubble of demolished buildings. The latter forms the foreground of the composition. Behind a centrally placed ruined dwelling stands the heavily buttressed early gothic cathedral.

  • Ramscapelle [Ramscapelle]

    Ramscapelle [Ramscapelle]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 150

    image: The ruins of the church at Ramscapelle (Ramskapelle, Belgium) as viewed from the west side of the River Yser. The building is placed centrally within the composition. Only the shell remains with the exception of one outbuilding to the extreme...

  • Cambrai en feu [Cambrai in Flames]

    Cambrai en feu [Cambrai in Flames]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 142

    image: Cambrai in flames; blackened and ruined buildings run frieze-like across the composition, framing the silhouette of the burning Cathedral in the distance, its tower and spire still intact. A pink glow emanates from the centrally placed tower and...

  • Senlis [Senlis]

    Senlis [Senlis]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 151

    image: The medieval city walls of Senlis. To the centre right a ruined tower, the top of which is covered in vegetation. There are trees behind. Two small trees to the left of the tower occupy a small area of ground leading down to the moat which runs...

  • Verdun [Verdun]

    Verdun [Verdun]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 140

    image: The twin towers of the Church at Verdun centre left of the composition. The top of the tower to the right - the clock tower - shows damage through bombardment. The ruined outbuildings to the fore are surrounded with rubble. An invisible sun,...

  • Péronne L'Eglise St Jean [St Jean Church, Péronne]

    Péronne L'Eglise St Jean [St Jean Church, Péronne]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 149

    image: The shell of the Church of St Jean centrally placed within the composition, overlooking a public square in the foreground. Along the side of the Church, in shadow and facing the viewer, rests a massive pile of rubble which runs around past the...

  • Ce qui reste de Mesnil-les-Hurlu [The Remains of Mesnil-les-Hurlu]

    Ce qui reste de Mesnil-les-Hurlu [The Remains of Mesnil-les-Hurlu]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 144

    image: The ruins of a church by a roadside. The latter running left to right across the foreground of the composition is a muddy track broken by weeds and shrubs. To the left of centre of the composition, on the far side of the road, on the gross verge...

  • Cormicy - L'Eglise [Cormicy Church]

    Cormicy - L'Eglise [Cormicy Church]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 136

    Image: A ruined gothic church tower at Cormicy in France. It stands centrally placed within the composition by the side of a winding road running from left to right. At the extreme right some brickwork rises out of a pile of rubble. In the pink glow of...

  • Buzancy L'Eglise [Buzancy Church]

    Buzancy L'Eglise [Buzancy Church]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 143

    image: A small medieval church placed centrally in the composition. Burned out and ruined after bombardment only the shall remains, including the conical tower which has survived intact. To the left, wrecked outbuildings with the remain of wooden...

  • Albert - La Basilique [Albert Basilica Church]

    Albert - La Basilique [Albert Basilica Church]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 135

    image: The tower of the church at Albert in France is centrally placed within the composition. On top of the tower the statue of the Virgin hangs over at almost a right angle, secured from falling by a tangle of barbed wire. While the tower remains...

  • Saint Mihiel Monument Commemoratif de 1870 [Monument in Commemoration of 1870, st Mihiel]

    Saint Mihiel Monument Commemoratif de 1870 [Monument in Commemoration of 1870, st Mihiel]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 154

    image: The ruins of Saint-Mihiel. Left of centre of the composition stands a small corner or stump of a building demolished by bombardment and surrounded by rubble. In the foreground, to the right, a memorial obelisk to the fallen of the Franco-...

  • St Mihiel [St Mihiel]

    St Mihiel [St Mihiel]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 153

    image: The ruins of Saint-Mihiel as viewed from the west bank of the River Meuse. To the left of the composition stand the remains of a bridge leading into the town where a line of wrecked town houses face the river. In the background, a large strip of...

  • Péronne [Péronne]

    Péronne [Péronne]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 148

    image: The ruins of Péronne in the snow. A row of three wrecked buildings run from the left of the composition to the centre, facing the viewer. Two of the roofs retain only their beams after bombardment, the third, to the left, is covered in snow....

  • Laon La Cathédrale [Laon Cathedral]

    Laon La Cathédrale [Laon Cathedral]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 137

    image: The front of Laon Cathedral with red stone houses in the foreground to either side. To the rear of the building, a tower at right of composition, its tip surrounded by scaffolding.

  • Douai [Douai]

    Douai [Douai]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 139

    image: The Hôtel de Ville at Donai, left of centre. The gothic clock tower dominates the composition. In the foreground in front of the Hôtel stands a closed newspaper/tobacco kiosk. To the right of the composition ruined houses, piles of rubble and...

  • Montdidier la Cathédrale [Montdidier Cathedral]

    Montdidier la Cathédrale [Montdidier Cathedral]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 146

    image: The shattered remains of a gothic cathedral placed centrally in the composition. The entire upper part of the building has been shot away leaving only a ground floor shell. Facing the viewer is the main arched doorway and accompanying portals. To...

  • [Untitled]

    [Untitled]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 138

    image: The front of Rheims Cathedral at sunset after bombardment. The pillars at the base of the entrance are protected by four blocks of sandbags. In the foreground across the grande place, the rubble of demolished buildings. In the background, behind...

  • Reims [Reims]

    Reims [Reims]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 132

    image: The west facade of Rheims Cathedral during daytime with a north light casting shadows from the shops and apartment buildings to the left of the composition. The gothic cathedral itself is shown complete, with stained glass in the central rose...

  • Arras - L'Hotel de ville [Arras Town Hall]

    Arras - L'Hotel de ville [Arras Town Hall]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 134

    image: The remains of the front facade of the renaissance town hall at Arras in France, facing towards the left. The foreground is a mass of rubble running unevenly from left to right. To the right of the composition part of a brick-built and buttressed...

  • Armentières [Armentières]

    Armentières [Armentières]

    (art) Made by: Bertin

    Art.IWM BUTE 141

    image: The square at Armentières shattered by bombardment. In the centre of the composition, facing the viewer, stands a ruined row of shops with apartments above. Directly behind stands the Church/Cathedral, the upper part of its tower shot away. To the...