Item #39832 [Peary at the Pole]. Robert E. PEARY.

[Peary at the Pole].

no title, no place, no publisher, no date. Hardcover. Contemporary with Peary announcement of The Discoery of the North Pole in 1909. Printed on web grain cotton, roughly 45.5x 74cm (17.5"x 29"0, edges unevenly trimmed, the flag pole discovery view on the mid-sun image is repeated three times as is the frozen in ship above the polar bear, colour prints on cloth from this era are uncommon, I have been unable to locate any references.(ar) This print in shrink wrapped laid on black foam core and so there is some bounce back on the image displayed here. - The former owner purchase it in an antique store probably ten years ago in Greenwich, Connecticut. Item #39832

Price: $500.00

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