Canadian Art, Culture and History

November 07 - 12, 2020

Online Auction
LOT 34
After Captain George Francis Lyon (1795-1832)
  • After Captain George Francis Lyon (1795-1832)
  • After Captain George Francis Lyon (1795-1832)

34

After Captain George Francis Lyon (1795-1832)

AN ESKIMAUX WATCHING A SEAL HOLE

aquatint etching, with title, published in London by John Murray, and dated Feb. 1824, framed
sight 8.25 x 10 in — 21 x 25.4 cm; 15.5 x 17 in — 39.4 x 43.2 cm

Estimate $100-$150

Realised: $180
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

The current lot was published in "Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; Performed in the Years 1821-22-23 in His Majesty’s Ships Fury and Hecla”, The expedition was captained by William Edward Parry.