[Resolution and Discovery in the Arctic Sea, 1781] / oil painting by Thomas Luny

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[Resolution and Discovery in the Arctic Sea, 1781] / oil painting by Thomas Luny

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ML 402

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YdmdEKR9

[Resolution and Discovery in the Arctic Sea, 1781] / oil painting by Thomas Luny

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[Resolution and Discovery in the Arctic Sea, 1781] / oil painting by Thomas Luny

Full title

[Resolution and Discovery in the Arctic Sea, 1781] / oil painting by Thomas Luny

Author / Creator

Date

1781

Call Numbers

ML 402

Record Identifier

YdmdEKR9

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1 painting - 66 x 99.2 cm - oil on canvas, mauroflarged onto a wooden support

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

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Contents

This painting has traditionally been said to depict the Resolution and Adventure in the Southern Oceans (it was so described in the 1928 "Bibliography of Captain James Cook", published by the Public Library of New South Wales). A plaque on its early twentieth century frame titles it "The Resolution and Adventure in the Southern Ocean".
However a...

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[Resolution and Discovery in the Arctic Sea, 1781] / oil painting by Thomas Luny

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

Digital order no:a128325

Signature / Inscriptions

Signed in black paint, at lower left, "T. Luny 1781"

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by D.S. Mitchell, 1900

Exhibited in

Captain Cook, R. N., the resolute mariner: an international record of oceanic discovery

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Call Numbers

ML 402

Record Identifier

YdmdEKR9

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413024

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