The Graphic, London :The first ascent of Mount Cook, New Zealand. Among the seracs above the great plateau of Mount Cook. [London] 1882

The Graphic, London :The first ascent of Mount Cook, New Zealand. Among the seracs above the great plateau of Mount Cook. [London] 1882
Date
1882
Ref
C-068-002-6
Description

One of nine wood engravings showing William Spotswood Green's attempt to ascend Mount Cook. Green with Swiss mountaineers Kaufmann and Boss are shown roped together and scrambling with ice-axes between two separate high rocky sections of Aoraki Mountain. The peak of the mountain is behind to the right

Page from The Graphic London, 29th July 1882

Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s).

Physical Description: Wood engraving, 100 x 151 mm on sheet 405 x 587 mm

Additional description

Alternative form available: Negative 1/2-109474-F

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Format
1 b&w art print(s), Works of art, Engravings, Wood engraving, 100 x 151 mm on sheet 405 x 587 mm
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