Soldier with blue cup, Afghanistan 2009

oil on canvas 50x50cm

tour to Helmand, Afghanistan with the British Forces 2008

private collection

Rocket launcher, Helmand, Afghanistan 2009,

oil on canvas 45x45cm

tour to Helmand, Afghanistan embedded

with British Forces 2008

WAR ZONES

In 2006 and 2007 James travelled to Helmand, Afghanistan and Baghdad, Iraq embedded with the Grenadier Guards. The sketchbook that he produced became the focus for a feature article in The Times. James has completed a number of paintings for British Regiments including the Grenadier Guards, 22 SAS, The Black Watch  and The Rifles.

ANA soldier waits for helicopter, Helmand,

Afghanistan 2007

pencil, watercolour and charcoal on paper 20x30cm

illus. The Times Newspaper 4.10.07

Medic sleeps in Hercules, Helmand, Afghanistan 2007

pencil, watercolour and charcoal on paper 20x30cm

illus. The Times Newspaper 4th September 2007

Grenadier Guards, Helmand,

Afghanistan 2008,

oil on canvas 80x120cm,

commissioned by  

The Grenadier Guards

A quiet moment, Camp Bastion, Afghanistan 2007.

pencil, watercolour and  charcoal on paper 20x30cm

Mountains in the distance, Camp Bastion,

Afghanistan 2007.

pencil, watercolour and charcoal on paper 20x30cm

Contact 2007.

pencil, watercolour and

charcoal on paper 20x30cm

Calling in the RAF 2007.

pencil, watercolour and

charcoal on paper 20x30cm’

Heading or the front, Camp Bastion, Afghanistan 2007.

pencil, watercolour and charcoal on paper 20x30cm’

Crossed swords, Baghdad, Iraq 2007

oil on canvas 18x24cm

photograph James painting Crossed swords  in Baghdad

The Times, Arts, When Art Goes to War, 4.12.07War_zone_files/Times%20article%204.9.07.jpg

Helicopter, Bosnia 2007.

oil on canvas 75x75cm

Working in  war zone 2013

oil on canvas 60 x100cm

private commission

Royal Artillery, Afghanistan 2015

oil on canvas 85 x120cm

Commissioned by the Royal Artillery to mark their time in Afghanistan

The official website for the artist James Hart Dyke   copyright © 2017 James Hart Dyke

Represented by John Mitchell Fine Paintings, 17 Avery Row, London W1, and Delahunty Fine Art, 21 Bruton Street, London W1

Study for Royal Artillery 2015

acrylic on paper 30x40cm

private collection

Black Watch, Afghanistan 2007

oil on canvas 80x120cm

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