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Museum catalogue: Polar Art Collection


Giesecke Bjerge from Myggebugten


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Accession no.: Y: 2012/20/4
Object name: Pencil sketch
Title: Giesecke Bjerge from Myggebugten
Description: This sketch shows the outbuildings, with cages for live arctic foxes, of the Myggbukta Trapping Station, and the Giesecke Bjerge in the western background. The artist noted "I drew the sketch from inside the Station because of rain, and we discovered that at the time (before its renovation by Nanok in 1999) it was far from waterproof."
Medium: Pencil sketch
Artist: Woolmore, Ray
Note: Northern corner of Mackensie Bay, Hold-with-Hope (Station 335 Peter Schmidt-Mikkelsen 1994) Lat. 73°29'N, Long. 21°34'W (Danmark-Gronland 1:250,000 730.1 Hold-with-Hope.)
  • Picture: Width: 147mm, height: 105mm
  • mount: Dimensions: ?
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