Jas. Ross Captain [facsimile autograph.]
[Published by George Ransome, Ipswich. c.1851.]
Lithograph signed on stone by the artist with "Jas. Ross, Captain" signature facsimile. Sheet 610 x 440mm. 24 x 17¼". Water stain to sheet lower right.
Sir James Clark Ross (1800 - 1862), Rear-Admiral and Arctic explorer; discovered magnetic pole on expedition with Felix Booth, 1831; commanded expedition on the Antarctic, 1839-43, and searched for Sir John Franklin, 1848-9. This print published for Ipswich Museum Portraits, with museum blindstamp lower right.
[Ref: 9092] £330.00