Category: war art

A H – Mrs Eley as a Girl in Red Cross Uniform,…

A H – Mrs Eley as a Girl in Red Cross Uniform, 1917.

Ernest Stafford Carlos – Coast Watching, 1915.

Ernest Stafford Carlos – Coast Watching, 1915.

William Barnes Wollen – Landrécies, 25 August …

William Barnes Wollen – Landrécies, 25 August 1914, 1915.

John Nash – Study for a Trench Mortar Firing a…

John Nash – Study for a Trench Mortar Firing at Evening, c1917.

Edith Mary Kemp Welch – Remember Scarborough, …

Edith Mary Kemp Welch – Remember Scarborough, 1915.

The painting was used as a recruiting poster and was a response to the German naval raid on Scarborough

Hartlepool and Whitby on 16 December 1914. The raid resulted in nearly 600 casualties and the deaths of 157 British civilians. 

Pavel Viktorovich Ryzhenko – Stokhid. The Last Battle of the…

Pavel Viktorovich Ryzhenko – Stokhid. The Last Battle of the Life Guards Preobrazhensky Regiment 1916.

Not a contemporary painting but a pretty good one.

Frank Brangwyn – Entry of the Welsh Troops into Jerusalem,…

Frank Brangwyn – Entry of the Welsh Troops into Jerusalem, c1920s.

Carey Morris – Boesinghe Château, Yser Canal, January…

Carey Morris – Boesinghe Château, Yser Canal, January 1917, 1917.

Leon Underwood – Concrete Observation Post, Mount Kemmel, 1919.

Leon Underwood – Concrete Observation Post, Mount Kemmel, 1919.

Adrian Hill – A German Concrete Gun Emplacement, Near Lens,…

Adrian Hill – A German Concrete Gun Emplacement, Near Lens, 1917.