Original photograph By Frank Hurley from 1931: Off the Shores of Princess Elizabeth Land.

By: Hurley, Frank

Price: $750.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


Nearly Very Good. 9.5x7.5 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: "Off the Shores of Princess Elizabeth Land. A charming study of the Discovery passing through loose ice packs in the Mackenzie Sea off the shores of the newly charted Princess Elizabeth Land.". 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 a newspaper clipping of unknown date which shows this photo. A further stamp on the back reads: "First Release for Morning Papers on Monday APR 6 1931". There are a few more date stamps and handwritten notes and numbers on the back. The photo has been slightly reouched in places. A scan of this wonderful and extremely rare original photo can be supplied on request.

Title: Original photograph By Frank Hurley from 1931: Off the Shores of Princess Elizabeth Land.

Author Name: Hurley, Frank

Categories: Antarctica, Arctica,

Publisher: 1931: 0

Binding: No Binding

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 2276

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