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Museum catalogue: Polar Art Collection


[Four ships and snow covered rock in foreground]

Accession no.: N: 1224
Object name: Watercolour
Title: [Four ships and snow covered rock in foreground]
Description: Sketches, probably by david Markham, designed for an illustrated edition (never published) of C.R.Markham's 'In Franklin's Footsteps' London, 1853
Medium: Watercolour
Artist: Markham, David
Note: The work is an imagined scene based on an episode described in the above book. See "Winter Quarters in Griffiths Island" by Charles Ede, SPRI Accession No. 54/19/6
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  • Picture: Width: 254mm, height: 178mm
  • mount: Width: 405mm, height: 555mm