Item #CL185-149 Penguin And Chicks. Herbert G. Ponting, Brit.
Penguin And Chicks
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Penguin And Chicks

1911. Vintage silver gelatin photograph, photographer’s blind stamp on image lower right, titled and numbered “132” in pencil on original “Fine Art Society” exhibition label on backing verso, 45.7 x 33.3cm. Surface loss to upper and right edges, surface scratches to lower portion of image, silvering and slight foxing overall, laid down on original board.

Label reads “Notice. This photograph is enlarged from a negative made by Mr H.G. Ponting during the British Antarctic Expedition [1910-1913] and is copyright in all countries. Sole agents: The Fine Art Society, 148, New Bond Street, London.” Variant image held in Scott Polar Research Institute with title Adelie Penguin and Chicks.

Item #CL185-149

Price (AUD): $4,400.00  other currencies

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