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  • HMS Castor. Wounded Received After The Battle Of Jutland, 31st May 1916

    HMS Castor. Wounded Received After The Battle Of Jutland, 31st May 1916

    (art) Made by: Gordon, Jan

    Art.IWM ART 2781

    image: The interior of a cabin below deck with several wounded sailors, most swathed in bandages, laid out parallel to one another across the floor. They are tended to by three orderlies and one naval doctor who is standing on the right and has a...

  • Three AM in a London Station Hut

    Three AM in a London Station Hut

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined) 1917

    Art.IWM PST 0336

    whole: the image occupies the majority, held within a black border. The title is separate and positioned across the bottom edge, in black. The emblem of the YMCA is positioned in the bottom left corner and the bottom right corner. The title and YMCA...

  • Haltet Einkehr bei unseren Denkern und Dichtern! [Commune with Our Thinkers and Writers!]

    Haltet Einkehr bei unseren Denkern und Dichtern! [Commune with Our Thinkers and Writers!]

    (posters) Made by: Weise, Oswald (Undefined) 1914

    Art.IWM PST 5648

    whole: the image occupies the whole. The title is integrated and positioned across the top edge, in black Gothic script. The text is integrated and placed across the bottom edge, also in black Gothic script. image: full-length depictions of a wounded...

  • Kriegskrankenpflege [Caring for War Invalids]

    Kriegskrankenpflege [Caring for War Invalids]

    (posters) Made by: Wolff, Käte (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 5708

    whole: the 10 images occupy the majority. The title is integrated and positioned in the upper centre, in black gothic script. The text is separate and placed in the bottom left corner and in the bottom right corner, also in black gothic script. All set...

  • Cöln 1916 - Ausstellung für Kriegsfürsorge [Cologne 1916 – War Welfare Exhibition]

    Cöln 1916 - Ausstellung für Kriegsfürsorge [Cologne 1916 – War Welfare Exhibition]

    (posters) Made by: Hoeltz, Ilse (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 5582

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper three-quarters, held within a blue border. The title is separate and placed across the top edge, in blue. The subtitle is separate and located in the lower quarter, also in blue. The text is separate and...

  • Einsam in Feindesland [Alone in a Hostile Country]

    Einsam in Feindesland [Alone in a Hostile Country]

    (posters) Made by: Feigler (Undefined) 1919

    Art.IWM PST 0474

    whole: the image is positioned in the upper four-fifths. the title is integrated and placed in the lower left, in black. The text is separate and located along the bottom edge, in black. All set against a white background. image: a three-quarter length...

  • Vergesst uns Nicht! [Don’t Forget Us!]

    Vergesst uns Nicht! [Don’t Forget Us!]

    (posters) Made by: Sauer, Karl & Sauer, Nic (Undefined) 1919

    Art.IWM PST 0436

    whole: the image occupies the whole. The title is integrated and positioned across the top edge, in black gothic script. The text is integrated and placed across the bottom edge, also in black gothic script. All set against a red and white background and...

  • Was Opferst Du? [What Are You Giving?]

    Was Opferst Du? [What Are You Giving?]

    (posters) Made by: Dolleschal (Undefined) 1921

    Art.IWM PST 6344

    whole: the image is positioned in the lower three-quarters. The title is separate and placed in the upper quarter, in yellow gothic script. The text is separate and located in the lower quarter, in white, and in yellow cursive script. All set against a...

  • Juillet 19

    Juillet 19

    (art) Made by: Charavel, Paul

    Art.IWM ART 16389

    image: a large group of wounded French soldiers, many of them with white bandages on their heads and over their eyes, are gathered, having disembarked from ambulances or about to embark onto vehicles. Visible behind them is a red cross symbol on the roof...

  • Broncardiers portant un mort - cote du poivre

    Broncardiers portant un mort - cote du poivre

    (art) Made by: Charavel, Paul 1916

    Art.IWM ART 16392

    image: two French stretcher-bearers carry a wounded comrade, who is held in a large white sheet tied to a long wooden pole, his legs hanging out of the sheet.

  • The Queen's Hospital for Facial Injuries, Frognal, Sidcup: The toy-makers' shop

    The Queen's Hospital for Facial Injuries, Frognal, Sidcup: The toy-makers' shop

    (art) Made by: Lobley, J Hodgson 1918

    Art.IWM ART 3756

    image: The interior of a workshop with convalescent soldiers employed in making toys. In the foreground a group of soldiers sit around a pile of sawdust, all working at stuffing a teddybear. Each of the men has a facial injury; two are missing an eye,...

  • Study for 'Gassed'
Line of wounded men with medical orderly

    Study for 'Gassed' Line of wounded men with medical orderly

    (art) Made by: Sargent, John Singer

    Art.IWM ART 16162 9

    image: a study of the second line of gassed British infantrymen as depicted in the oil painting 'Gassed'. The line is made up of eight gassed soldiers led by a medical orderly, one of the rearmost soldiers leaning over to vomit. In the top left...

  • Dysentery

    Dysentery

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo

    Art.IWM ART LD 6038

    A naked and emaciated prisoner-of-war sits on the edge of a bamboo bed with a metal bowl covered with a rectangular lid by his feet.

  • Appalling Conditions of Ammunition Trucks in which British and Allied POW's had to Travel

    Appalling Conditions of Ammunition Trucks in which British and Allied POW's had to Travel

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6032

    The ammunition carriage of a train enclosing a large and tightly-packed group of prisoners of war. The doorway of the carriage is on the left and various bits of equipment are suspended from the ceiling by a line across the carriage.

  • Journey by Train from Singapore to Thailand to the 'Rest Camp'

    Journey by Train from Singapore to Thailand to the 'Rest Camp'

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo

    Art.IWM ART LD 6031

    Open-topped train carriages containing prisoners-of-war, many of whom are holding out their arms for food from the people by the side of the railway, who are in the bottom left of the composition. A steam engine is directly behind the carriage to the...

  • Countryless

    Countryless

    (posters) Made by: Serbian Relief Fund (publisher/sponsor)

    Art.IWM PST 10956

    whole: the image occupies the upper three-quarters, with the title and text below in black. Additional text is placed along the bottom in red. image: a photographic image of an exhausted Serbian soldier sitting head in hands, on a doorstep facing out...

  • Helft Unseren Kriegsgefangenen in Feindesland [Help Our Prisoners of War in Enemy Countries]

    Helft Unseren Kriegsgefangenen in Feindesland [Help Our Prisoners of War in Enemy Countries]

    (posters) Made by: von Schauroth, Lina (Undefined) 1915

    Art.IWM PST 5654

    whole: the image occupies the whole. The title is integrated and positioned in the upper left, in black. All set against a green background, and held within a black border. image: a full-length depiction of a seated German Prisoner of War. He wears a...

  • Bourlon Wood, Somme 1917

    Bourlon Wood, Somme 1917

    (art) Made by: Weaver, S 1917

    Art.IWM ART 5587

    image: A scene in Bourlon Wood in northern France. A dead British soldier lies on the snow-covered ground on his back in the immediate foreground with a dead German soldier lying face down in the snow further back. There are bomb damaged tree trunks all...

  • Gassed

    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...

  • Lest We Forget

    Lest We Forget

    (art) Made by: Wilkinson, Norman

    Art.IWM ART 5278

    image: A lifeboat filled with survivors drifts on a choppy sea. In the distance a ship is on fire, the smoke rising skywards.

  • Glory of God

    Glory of God

    (posters) Made by: L B

    Art.IWM PST 6256

    Whole: the title is positioned in the upper centre, in brown. The text, in brown and in black, and the images occupy the remainder. All set against a white background. Image: five photographs of First World War British and Empire memorials. Other images...

  • A Destroyer Torpedoed. (HMS Ullswater)

    A Destroyer Torpedoed. (HMS Ullswater)

    (art) Made by: PEARS, CHARLES 1918

    Art.IWM ART 1351

    image: The Royal Navy destroyer HMS Ullswater in the process of sinking, having been torpedoed amidships. The destroyer is shown port side on and has virtually been cut in half by the torpedo. In the foreground survivors are sitting in a rubber life-ring...

  • Oesterreichische-Ungarische Kriegsgräber Ausstellung [Austro-Hungarian War Graves Exhibition]

    Oesterreichische-Ungarische Kriegsgräber Ausstellung [Austro-Hungarian War Graves Exhibition]

    (posters) Made by: Löffler, Bertold (Undefined) 1918-01-17

    Art.IWM PST 8003

    whole: the image occupies the centre, is set against a white background, and is held within a black border. The title is separate and positioned in the upper quarter, and the text is separate and positioned in the lower quarter, both in black. All held...

  • Doctors Attending a Wounded Soldier in a Shattered Building behind the Rhine : Immediately after the crossing, 1945

    Doctors Attending a Wounded Soldier in a Shattered Building behind the Rhine : Immediately after the crossing, 1945

    (art) Made by: Taylor, Eric Wilfred 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5279

    image: a patient lies on a makeshift bed in a derelict room. His face is obscured by one doctor wearing a gown leaning over him. Two other doctors stand at the bottom of the bed, putting the patients leg in to a splint.

  • Journée Serbe [Serbia Day]

    Journée Serbe [Serbia Day]

    (posters) Made by: Steinlen, Théophile Alexandre (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 11081

    whole: the image occupies the whole and is held within a narrow hand-drawn black border. The title and text are integrated and positioned across the lower quarter, in brown. image: set in a desolate winter landscape, a large group of Serbian soldiers and...

  • "C'est la Guerre!", 1916, Portfolio of Six Prints

    "C'est la Guerre!", 1916, Portfolio of Six Prints

    (art) Made by: Vallotton, Félix Edouard 1916

    Art.IWM ART 6486 6

    image: two dead soldiers lie on the ground amongst a mass of barbed wire secured in the ground with wooden pegs. A rifle lies by the side of the foremost soldier. There is a starry nightsky above.

  • Journée du l'Orne [Day of the Orne]

    Journée du l'Orne [Day of the Orne]

    (posters) Made by: Léandre, Charles Lucien (Undefined) 1915

    Art.IWM PST 11209

    whole: the image occupies the majority, and is held within a black border. The title is separate and positioned across the top edge, in brown. The text is separate and positioned in the lower quarter, in brown. All set against a white background. image:...

  • Frère: Hommage à la Maman du Canadien Crucifié, 1915

    Frère: Hommage à la Maman du Canadien Crucifié, 1915

    (art) Made by: Widhopff, D O 1915

    Art.IWM ART 3

    image: a Canadian infantryman crucified on a wooden cross, his hands and feet nailed to the wood. He is comforted by the spirit of his mother, an ethereal presence by his shoulder.

  • Christopher Wren Wing, Hampton Court Palace as a Hospital

    Christopher Wren Wing, Hampton Court Palace as a Hospital

    (art) Made by: Woods, Henry

    Art.IWM ART 5250

    image: A view of part of the grounds outside the Christopher Wren Wing of Hampton Court Palace, when used as a military hospital during the First World War. A nurse, a young girl and two male patients in blue convalescent uniforms stand outside in the...

  • Tent With Wounded Soldiers: Series of sketches for work in IWM

    Tent With Wounded Soldiers: Series of sketches for work in IWM

    (art) Made by: Richards, Albert

    Art.IWM ART LD 6326

    image: A view into a tent with three rows of soldiers lying on bunk beds.

  • Helft! Soldatenrotshilfe [Help! Soldiers’ Council Assistance]

    Helft! Soldatenrotshilfe [Help! Soldiers’ Council Assistance]

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

    Art.IWM PST 7743

    whole: the image occupies the upper half, with the title and text separate and positioned in the lower half, in black and in orange gothic typeface. All set against a white background. image: a half-length depiction of a German soldier walking through...

  • I. A Ward in the Chungkai Hospital

    I. A Ward in the Chungkai Hospital

    (art) Made by: Chalker, Jack Bridger

    Art.IWM ART LD 6652

    The interior of a hospital ward of a prisoner-of-war camp at Chungkai. There are two rows of rudimentary beds or benches lining the tent walls. Thin men with severe malnutrition sit on the beds, whilst another stands in the aisle in the foreground. The...

  • Battle Camp : Royal Artillery OCTU

    Battle Camp : Royal Artillery OCTU

    (art) Made by: Chance, Miles 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 4903

    image: A soldier sits on the ground, slumped against the wall with his head down. He has a rifle at his feet. Another soldier sits in a similar position next to him.

  • The Advance Continues

    The Advance Continues

    (art) Made by: Chaddock, Jack 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 3402

    image: A roadside scene in the rain. A soldier sits at the side of the road smoking next to a milestone. He is watching a passing military vehicle towing a field gun. There are several signs along the road warning of mines and in the background the smoke...

  • National Relief Fund - Two Ways of Fighting

    National Relief Fund - Two Ways of Fighting

    (posters) Made by: Hassall, John (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 10890

    whole: the image occupies the whole, with the title integrated and positioned across the top edge and upper right, in brown outlined black. The text is integrated and positioned in the lower quarter, in black and in white outlined black. All held within...

  • Christmas Night, Cassel, 1917

    Christmas Night, Cassel, 1917

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2989

    image: An interior scene by lamplight. There are five figures seated round a table on the left, and another standing behind. On the right a man stands playing an accordion, and another is dancing for the group. The table is laid with plates, bowls of...

  • The Receiving Room: The 42nd Stationary Hospital

    The Receiving Room: The 42nd Stationary Hospital

    (art) Made by: Orpen, William 1917

    Art.IWM ART 2952

    image: three wounded or injured British soldiers sit on a bench in the receiving room of a military hospital, awaiting medical treatment. The soldiers on the left lean back against the wall, one with his hands in his pockets, the other crossed in his lap...

  • Bombing of the Wadi Fara, 20th September 1918

    Bombing of the Wadi Fara, 20th September 1918

    (art) Made by: Reid, Stuart 1918-09-20

    Art.IWM ART 3196

    image: A squadron of British biplanes bombing Turkish troops and transports making their way through the Wadi Fara. Overturned wagons, dead men and horses lie amongst the rocks of the narrow pass.

  • Œuvre du Soldat dans la Tranchée

    Œuvre du Soldat dans la Tranchée

    (posters) Made by: Jonas, Lucien (Undefined) 1917

    Art.IWM PST 11163

    whole: the image, title and text are integrated. The title is positioned across the top, in orange-brown, with the main text located left, also in orange-brown. The image occupies the centre right. All are set against a plain white background. image: two...

  • Association des Dames Françaises - Croix Rouge Française [French Ladies Association - French Red Cross]

    Association des Dames Françaises - Croix Rouge Française [French Ladies Association - French Red Cross]

    (posters) Made by: Jonas, Lucien (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 7009

    whole: the image occupies the main, held within a hand-drawn grey border. The title is placed across the top in red, with text applied upper left over the image, in blue. Further text is positioned across the bottom in red and blue. image: a medical...

  • Verlosung von Kunstgegenständen [Prize Draw of  Artworks]

    Verlosung von Kunstgegenständen [Prize Draw of Artworks]

    (posters) Made by: Pirchan (Undefined) 1917

    Art.IWM PST 7857

    whole: the image occupies the upper two-thirds. The title and additional text are positioned separately over the lower third, in black and red against an olive green background. image: a German artilleryman is thrown back by the blast of an explosion....

  • Pressant Appel à la Solidarité en faveur des Soldats des Départements Envahis [Urgent Appeal for Solidarity in favour of the
Soldiers of the Invaded Departments]

    Pressant Appel à la Solidarité en faveur des Soldats des Départements Envahis [Urgent Appeal for Solidarity in favour of the Soldiers of the Invaded Departments]

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

    Art.IWM PST 7064

    whole: the image occupies the majority, with the title and text positioned separately over the upper right and upper left, in red and brown. All set against a white background. image: a French soldier, a woman holding a baby and four children sit around...

  • Une Exposition à Trouville [An Exhibition at Trouville]

    Une Exposition à Trouville [An Exhibition at Trouville]

    (posters) Made by: Pouylevy[?] (Undefined) 1916

    Art.IWM PST 11140

    whole: the image occupies the left half, with the title and text integrated and positioned across the top quarter, in brown cursive script. Further text is separate and positioned down the right-hand half, in brown cursive script. All set against a light...

  • America the hope of all who suffer - Save Food

    America the hope of all who suffer - Save Food

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 17311

    No description available

  • Church Army - Open to all

    Church Army - Open to all

    (posters) Made by: Holloway, Edgar A (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 13266

    whole: the image occupies the majority. The title is integrated and positioned in the upper centre, in black. The text is separate and positioned in the centre, also in black. Further text is integrated and positioned in the upper left, in black. All set...

  • Der Deutsche Kriegsbilderbogen [The German Illustrated War Sheet]

    Der Deutsche Kriegsbilderbogen [The German Illustrated War Sheet]

    (posters) Made by: Rewald, H (Undefined) 1914

    Art.IWM PST 7260

    whole: the 15 images occupy the majority, each held within a narrow black border. The title is separate and positioned across the top edge, in red outlined black gothic script. The text is separate and positioned beneath each image. All set against a...

  • Krieginvaliden Vermittelt Stellen Aller Art [Procures Jobs of All Kinds for the War-Disabled]

    Krieginvaliden Vermittelt Stellen Aller Art [Procures Jobs of All Kinds for the War-Disabled]

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 7157

    whole: three images occupy the majority, each held within a narrow black border. The title is separate and positioned across the top edge, in black. The text is separate and positioned in the lower quarter, also in black. All set against a white...

  • Lancastria

    Lancastria

    (art) Made by: O'Donoghue, Hughie

    Art.IWM ART 16790

    image: A sepia toned photographic image of the SS Lancastria sinking at St Nazaire. The surface of the image has been modified with colour and texture giving the sky an orange glow and appearance of smoke. The name of the ship has been written across the...

  • Memory of the Somme, 1st July 1916

    Memory of the Somme, 1st July 1916

    (art) Made by: Russell, Henry 1916

    Art.IWM ART 6462

    image: the outstretched arm, clothed in khaki, of a soldier with a clear glass bottle filled with rum on the ground next to the man's upturned palm. This is set against muddy ground with some vegetation visible, suggesting a shell-hole.

  • Avant la Guerre - Après la Paix [Before the War – After the Peace]

    Avant la Guerre - Après la Paix [Before the War – After the Peace]

    (posters) Made by: S E L (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 13160

    whole: the first image is positioned in the upper half, held within a narrow blue border. The second image is positioned in the lower half, also held within a narrow blue border. The title is integrated and positioned in the upper left and in the lower...

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