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Museum catalogue: Polar Art Collection


Polar Bear Pass Camp. Bathurst Island, 1992

Accession no.: Y: 2012/20/27
Object name: Sketch
Title: Polar Bear Pass Camp. Bathurst Island, 1992
Description: A flat, but stony Base Camp as established by Bezal Jedusason in 1992, next to one of the rivers flowing into Bracebridge Inlet. The artist recorded that north of the Camp were masses of purple saxifrage; while long-tailed skua, glaucous gulls, snow geese, long-tailed ducks, grey plover, cariboo and arctic hare all appeared in the vicinity of the camp.
Medium: Sketch
Artist: Woolmore, Ray
Note: At western end of Polar Bear Pass, Bathurst Island. Approx. Lat. 76°00'N, Long. 98°00'W
  • Picture: Width: 229mm, height: 152mm
  • mount: Dimensions: ?