Genuine field sketch paintings executed in the Antarctic.
Iceberg off Cape Adare Jan.9.1902 & Possession Islands Feb.24.1904 by Dr Edward Adrian Wilson, 19021904
© Discovery Point and Royal Research Ship Discovery
- Art Fund grant:
- £2,091 ( Total: £5,975)
- Acquired in:
These paintings represent aspects of both the outward and return voyages of the ship 'Discovery'. Wilson was the expedition's surgeon, zoologist and artist.
By descent from the artist to the present owner.
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