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
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.