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IMAGE number
RNM286354
Title
Boats Collecting Ice, c.1773 (w/c on paper)
Artist
English School, (18th century) / English
Description
rowing boats from HMS Adventure and Resolution being used to collect ice in the Antarctic Circle; Adventure was the first ship to circumnavigate the globe from west to east; James Cook's second expedition to the Pacific 1772-75;
Location
National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK
Medium
aquarelle sur papier
Date
(C18th)
Credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • barque
  • boat
  • georgian
  • iceberg
  • icebergs
  • maritime
  • naval
  • polar regions
  • royal navy
  • ship
  • ships
  • south pole

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