Item - Mawson

ID UNSW PR 1995/0682-1 (088537)
Artist Sally ROBINSON (1952 - )
Title Mawson
Alternate Titles (from the "Antarctic impressions" series)
Category Print
Medium screenprint
Materials coloured inks, paper support
Edition Number 31/50
Measurements (cms)  
  Height 82.00
  Width 65.00
  Depth 0.00
  Other Frame: 108 x 84 x 4 cms
Marks/Inscriptions  
  Location lower right beneath image on both supports
  Signed in pencil: Sally Robinson 93
Produced  
  When 1993
  Where Australia, NSW, Sydney
Style Photomontage
Subject Antarctica
Credit Line Purchased 1995
Description/Remarks    Image depicts aerial view of Mawson in summer, exposed rock and surrounding ice, boat on water and buildings; centred at top of image is a copy of Frank Hurley's photograph of the "Discovery" used by Mawson on his voyages 1929-31; at centre of image is a copy of photograph of Douglas Mawson; bottom of image overprinted with a chart derived from sketch surveys made by the B.A.N.Z.A.R. Expeditions of 1929-30 and 1930-31.
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