Deaccessioned September 26, 2013

The Arctic Regions, Illustrated with Photographs Taken on an Art Expedition to Greenland

1873
William Bradford (American, 1823–1892), Artist John L. Dunmore (American, active in 1860–1870), Artist George P. Critcherson (American, 1823–1892)


Dimensions

27.3 x 63.2 cm (10 3/4 x 24 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1980.246

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 141 albumen prints

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Illustrated books

(London: Sampson Low, Marston, Low, and Searle, 1873) 27.3 cm; 89 pp. (plus full plates); brown leather stamped and gilded, gilt edges.

Provenance

James Lawrence (b. 1853 – d. 1914), Groton, MA; by descent to his grandchildren, James Lawrence, Dorothy Mackenzie, and John E. Lawrence; 1980, gift of James Lawrence, Dorothy Mackenzie, and John E. Lawrence to the MFA (Accession Date: June 18, 1980); September 26, 2013, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Lee Gallery, Winchester, MA.

Credit Line

Gift of James Lawrence, Dorothy Mackenzie and John E. Lawrence