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Museum catalogue: Polar Art Collection


Amitsorssuaq from the South


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Accession no.: Y: 2018/1/1
Object name: Pencil sketch
Title: Amitsorssuaq from the South
Description: Artist's description: 'This was my second backpacking expedition to Greenland, this time to the vast plateau area of cariboo [sic] pasture and innumerable lakes on the western side of Greenland. The two week expedition was organised by Commander Angus Erskine and ledn by the natural history writer, Robert Burton'.
Medium: Pencil sketch
Artist: Woolmore, Ray
Note: Location: from the low plateau between Amitsorssuaq and the main fjord of Kangerdlugssuaq (Sondre Stromfjord) to the south. Lat. 66°60'N, long. 51°25'W.
  • Picture: Width: 178mm, height: 150mm
  • mount: Dimensions: ?
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