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The Graphic, London :The first ascent of Mount Cook, New Zealand. Among the seracs above the great plateau of Mount Cook. [London] 1882

Reference Number: C-068-002-6

One of nine wood engravings showing William Spotswood Green's attempt to ascend Mount Cook. Green with Swiss mountaineers Kaufmann and Boss are shown roped together and scrambling with ice-axes between two separate high rocky sections of Aoraki Mountain. The peak of the mountain is behind to the right

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1 image, categorised under Engravings, related to Aoraki and Mountaineering.

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The Graphic, London :The first ascent of Mount Cook, New Zealand. Among the seracs above the great plateau of Mount Cook. [London] 1882, Reference Number C-068-002-6 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Wood engraving, 100 x 151 mm on sheet 405 x 587 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: Negative 1/2-109474-F

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