• Travel, Science & Natural Hist auction at Christies

    Sale 5809

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    15 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 190

    Frank Hurley (1885-1962)

    The Endurance in the ice

    Price Realised  

    Frank Hurley (1885-1962)
    The Endurance in the ice
    carbon print
    15 3/8 x 19¼in. (39 x 49cm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
    (Lots 190-195)

    A rare set of large vintage exhibition prints of some of the most famous of Hurley's images from Shackleton's Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1914-16.