• Sale 2603

    The National Geographic Collection: The Art of Exploration

    6 December 2012, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 111

    HERBERT G. PONTING (1870-1935)

    Seals Basking on Pancake Ice, Antarctica, c. 1911

    Price Realised  

    HERBERT G. PONTING (1870-1935)
    Seals Basking on Pancake Ice, Antarctica, c. 1911
    gelatin silver print
    date, annotation in ink, credit caption and collection labels affixed (on the reverse of the mount)
    image: 12¼ x 15¼in. (29 x 38.6cm.)
    mount: 13 3/8 x 16in. (34 x 40.5cm.)


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    Literature

    National Geographic magazine, December 1922, p. 656.