Original photograph By Frank Hurley from 1930: Sir Douglas Mawson, Leader of the British Australian New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition in His Study Aboard The Discovery.

By: Hurley, Frank [Sir Douglas Mawson]

Price: $750.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


10x8 Inches. Silver gelatine photo, original copyright sheet of "The B.A.N.Z. Antarctic Research Expedition" pasted to the back stating that this is an "Official Photograph by Captain Frank Hurley". Caption on this copyright sheet says: "Sir Douglas Mawson, Leader of the British Australian New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition in his study aboard The Discovery. The Apartment was originally occupied by the late Cap. R.F. Scott and latterly by Stanley Kemp, the renowned Zoologist". There is also a stamp: "Copyright Commonwealth of Australia. Official Pictures of the Mawson Antarctic Expedition. [.] The Herald Feature Service,Melbourne. Distributing Agents." There is also an incomplete newspaper cutting from 1930 (?) which shows this photo. A further stamp on the back reads: "First Release for Morning Papers on Tuesday APR 15 1930". There are a few more date stamps and handwritten notes and numbers on the back. Condition: slight creasing, small piece top right hand corner lacking. The photo has been slightly retouched in places.

Title: Original photograph By Frank Hurley from 1930: Sir Douglas Mawson, Leader of the British Australian New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition in His Study Aboard The Discovery.

Author Name: Hurley, Frank [Sir Douglas Mawson]

Categories: Antarctica, Arctica,

Publisher: 1930: 0

Binding: No Binding

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 2033

Keywords: SIR DOUGLAS MAWSON, BRITISH AUSTRALIAN NEW ZEALAND ANTARCTIC RESEARCH EXPEDITION, B.A.N.Z. A.R.E., AUSTRALIA ANTARCTICA, ARCTICA