The mainmast of SY 'Discovery' silhouetted against the sun, taken from the fore topgallant yard. BANZARE, Frank HURLEY.

The mainmast of SY 'Discovery' silhouetted against the sun, taken from the fore topgallant yard

A vintage gelatin silver photograph (584 × 177 mm), one of the superb vertical panoramas taken on the BANZARE voyages, 1929-1931. Verso lightly marked by an old mount (now removed); a few light indentations near the centre of the image; overall in excellent condition, in a custom-made Mylar pocket. Provenance: Sir Douglas Mawson; by descent.

Item #114972

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