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Publisher: GAIMARD, P.
Title: La Corvette la recherche au milieu des glaces.
Published in: Paris. Arthus-Bertrand, 1838-1852
Size: 10.2 x 15.4 inches.
26.0 x 39.0 cm.

In original colours.
Condition: Exquisite contemporary coloured lithograph, finished with gum Arabic, wide margins.
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Beautiful lithograph by A. Mayer and Bayot of the corvette "La recherche" surrounded by Ice. Published by Arthus-Bertrand and Lemercier in Paris.
From Joseph Paul Gaimard`s "Voyage en Islande et au Groenland". (1838-1840).
Made during the second of Gaimard´s expeditions with the corvette "La Recherche" to Iceland. The goal of the expedition was a complete scientific survey of the Icelandic people and nature.
The pictures of Iceland have after their publication formed a central part of the Icelandic cultural history. ¤

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