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1943 Collection

Background image1943 Collection: Design for textile with trees and shrubs

Design for textile with trees and shrubs. Charcoal on detail paper. Silver Studio. 1943

Background image1943 Collection: WW2 Poster -- Army Officer and other badges

WW2 Poster -- Army Officer and other badges
Distinctive Badges of Rank of Officers in the Army, showing corresponding ranks in Royal Navy, Army, & Royal Air Force. Colour lithograph published by Gale and Polden Limited, Aldershot

Background image1943 Collection: WW2 Poster -- be discreet

WW2 Poster -- be discreet
You may be a walking RAF - but don t let everyone know it! Be discreet! Colour lithograph by Sgt Norman Tiger Harrison, Royal Corps of Signals, India

Background image1943 Collection: Soldier, World War II by David Wright

Soldier, World War II by David Wright
Painting by David Wright of a soldier in Army uniform identified only as John seated while drawing in a sketchbook. 1943

Background image1943 Collection: Esme in Blue by David Wright

Esme in Blue by David Wright
Beautiful portrait of the artists wife, Esme by David Wright, better known for his pin ups. She sits with her arms folded and looks over her shoulder while wearing a turban style scarf on her head

Background image1943 Collection: Facsimile of a leaf with a message during WW2

Facsimile of a leaf with a message during WW2
Facsimile of an autumn leaf bearing a message during World War Two. The message, in French, reads: I have fallen, O Churchill! Where are you? Where are your soldiers

Background image1943 Collection: Flights into the Future - technicians inspecting space ship

Flights into the Future - technicians inspecting space ship
Technicians making a final inspection of a space ship, before it makes its flight to the moon - a futuristic prediction of fiction which will one day be fact

Background image1943 Collection: Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, Berlin, Germany

Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, Berlin, Germany
The Protestant Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church (Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedachtniskirche) on the Kurfurstendamm in Berlin, Germany. It was badly damaged in a bombing raid in 1943

Background image1943 Collection: Peeling Off by David Wright

Peeling Off by David Wright
Pin up by David Wright featuring a blonde woman unfastening her jacket, while her slip and stockings are already visible. 1943

Background image1943 Collection: Tearing Off a Strip by David Wright

Tearing Off a Strip by David Wright
Pin-up by David Wright featuring an elegant woman, her dark hair piled up, sorting through items of clothing on a bed, while dressed in a silk teddy and stockings. 1943

Background image1943 Collection: Having Fun by Muriel Dawson

Having Fun by Muriel Dawson -- a little girl at the seaside with bucket, spade and pet dog. 1943

Background image1943 Collection: Just Pussy and Me by Muriel Dawson

Just Pussy and Me by Muriel Dawson -- a little girl in a red dress cuddles her pet cat. 1943

Background image1943 Collection: Shall I Draw You? by Muriel Dawson

Shall I Draw You? by Muriel Dawson -- a little boy draws a cat on a blackboard. 1943

Background image1943 Collection: The Cowslip Field by Muriel Dawson

The Cowslip Field by Muriel Dawson -- a little child bends down to pick flowers. 1943

Background image1943 Collection: Happy Hours by Muriel Dawson

Happy Hours by Muriel Dawson -- a little girl sits reading. 1943

Background image1943 Collection: Tug of War by Muriel Dawson

Tug of War by Muriel Dawson -- a little boy and his dog on the beach. 1943

Background image1943 Collection: RAF - intensive bombing of Germany

RAF - intensive bombing of Germany
Back Them Up!, The RAFs intensive bombing of Germanys war industries continues Date: 1943

Background image1943 Collection: Home Front - The Royal Navy

Home Front - The Royal Navy, The Difficult we can do at once The impossible may take longer Date: 1943

Background image1943 Collection: Title page, book of poetry by Sergeant R P L Mogg, WW2

Title page, book of poetry by Sergeant R P L Mogg, WW2
Title page to a book of poetry entitled For This Alone and Other Poems, written by Sergeant R P L Mogg while a prisoner of war in Germany during the Second World War. 1944

Background image1943 Collection: The dancing team of Capella & Patricia, USA, 1943

The dancing team of Capella & Patricia, USA, 1943 seen in the smash Laff variety revue Yours For Fun Date: 1943

Background image1943 Collection: I Believe Someone is Following Me by David Wright

I Believe Someone is Following Me by David Wright. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during the 1940 s

Background image1943 Collection: Aluminium Blonde by David Wright

Aluminium Blonde by David Wright, featuring a fair-haired woman wearing a transparent night dress or evening dress. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during

Background image1943 Collection: Kitting Up by David Wright

Kitting Up by David Wright, showing a woman pinning up her hair. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during the 1940 s

Background image1943 Collection: Life-Line by David Wright

Life-Line by David Wright, showing a back view of a naked lady. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during the 1940 s

Background image1943 Collection: On Her Toes by David Wright

On Her Toes by David Wright, showing a semi-naked woman in a negligee stretching. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during the 1940 s

Background image1943 Collection: Revving Up by David Wright

Revving Up by David Wright. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during the 1940 s

Background image1943 Collection: O. K. by Me by David Wright

O. K. by Me by David Wright
O.K. by Me by David Wright, showing a glamorous lady in a midnight blue dress reclining on a bed as she looks at her reflection in a hand mirror

Background image1943 Collection: Kit Inspection by David Wright

Kit Inspection by David Wright

Background image1943 Collection: A Peach of a Take Off by David Wright

A Peach of a Take Off by David Wright, showing a model removing her clothes. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during the 1940 s

Background image1943 Collection: My China by David Wright

My China by David Wright, showing a nude blonde woman reclining in her boudoir and admiring herself in the mirror. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during

Background image1943 Collection: A Subject for Wishful Thinking by David Wright

A Subject for Wishful Thinking by David Wright. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during the 1940 s

Background image1943 Collection: My Favourite Model (Mrs David Wright) by David Wright

My Favourite Model (Mrs David Wright) by David Wright. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during the 1940 s

Background image1943 Collection: Looking a Gift Horse in the Mouth by David Wright

Looking a Gift Horse in the Mouth by David Wright, showing a woman in a glamorous dressing gown holding a stocking in her hands; a reference to the lack of silk of nylon stocking during war

Background image1943 Collection: Light Reconnaissance by David Wright

Light Reconnaissance by David Wright, showing a blonde lady in a see-through negligee stood by a window. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during the 1940

Background image1943 Collection: Streamlined Piece by David Wright

Streamlined Piece by David Wright, featuring a woman wearing a pale blue evening dress leaning against a chair. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during

Background image1943 Collection: Eyes Left ! by David Wright

Eyes Left ! by David Wright
Eyes Left! by David Wright, showing a topless model wearing a blue head-dress. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during the 1940 s

Background image1943 Collection: Pin-Up Girl by David Wright

Pin-Up Girl by David Wright
Pin-up Girl by David Wright, showing a woman in bra, petticoat and evening gloves looking at her reflection in a hand mirror

Background image1943 Collection: Quite Something by David Wright

Quite Something by David Wright, showing a glamorous woman with her hair in a headscarf, smoking a cigarette. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during

Background image1943 Collection: Where Have You Been All My Life? by David Wright

Where Have You Been All My Life? by David Wright
Where have you been all my life? by David Wright featuring a vampish semi-naked brunette woman. Wright produced a series of over 160 illustrations or pin-ups for The Sketch during the 1940 s

Background image1943 Collection: No News to Speak Of by David Wright

No News to Speak Of by David Wright featuring a glamorous, half-dressed woman lounging on a boudoir-style chair as she pens a letter

Background image1943 Collection: WW2 production poster

WW2 production poster
World War Two poster issued by the British Admiralty, demonstrating full steam ahead on production, presumably of wartime equipment and munitions

Background image1943 Collection: U. S. S. PLYMOUTH (PG 57)

U. S. S. PLYMOUTH (PG 57)
Built for Mrs Alva Vanderbilt in 1931 at the Krupp factory, Kiel, Germany, the Alva was given to the U.S. navy in 1941 and renamed U.S.S. Plymouth. Torpedoed by a U-boat in 1943. Date: early 1930s



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