Between the Iceberg and Field Ice. From The Arctic Regions.

Between the Iceberg and Field Ice. From The Arctic Regions.

Artist: John L. Dunmore and George P. Critcherson (American, active 1860s-1870s (Dunmore),1823-1892 (Critcherson))

Date: 1869, published 1873
Dimensions:
sheet: 19 7/16 x 24 7/16 in. (49.3 x 62 cm)
image: 9 15/16 x 13 7/8 in. (25.2 x 35.3 cm)
Classification: PHOTO
Credit Line: Museum purchase, Joseph O. Eaton Fund
Object number: 77.27
DescriptionPublished in "The Arctic Regions. Illustrated with Photographs Taken on an Expedition to Greenland by William Bradford. With Descriptive Narrative by the Artist." London: Sampson Low, Marston, Low and Searle, 1873. (plate 98).
Inscribed: printed on lower border: No. 98.* Between the Iceberg and Field Ice. The "Panther" firing up to escape being forced on to the Berg, as the Ice-Field was swinging towards the Berg which was grounded.
Terms
  • ship
  • iceberg
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