The Arctic Regions

Collection Data

Description
The Arctic Regions was printed in London in 1873 in a limited edition of three hundred copies. It is illustrated with photographs taken by William Bradford (1823-1892) on a three-month art expedition to Greenland, with descriptive and narrative text by the artist. The subject matter includes landscape and topographical views, as well as views of ships and portraits of indigenous peoples in the region.
Names
Dunmore, John Lapham, 1833-1897 (Photographer)
Critcherson, George P., 1833-1902 (Photographer)
Bradford, William, 1823-1892 (Author)
Sampson Low, Marston, Low & Searle (Publisher)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1873
Place: London
Publisher: S. Low, Marston, Low and Searle
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFZ+++ (Bradford) 82-695 (Lenox Copy)
Topics
Greenland
Arctic regions
Arctic peoples
Genres
Books
Photographs
Notes
Bibliography: Arctic Diary: Paintings and Photographs by William Bradford, Clark Art Institute, February 17 - May 5, 2002, website exhibition page.
Bibliography: Kugler, Richard C. William Bradford: Sailing Shipes and Arctic Seas (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2003)
Physical Description
Albumen prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
TMS Object Number: MFZ+++ (Bradford) 82-695 (Lenox Copy)
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10738777
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 39377560-f810-0136-3a8d-29dce8296dd9
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