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Ice Mooring
Ice Mooring
Standish Backus
Accession Number: 88-186-BD
Original work: Watercolor on Scratch Board
Original size: 10.5 by 27 inches

"The approved method of fastening a ship to the Antarctic Continent is to moor it to a 'deadman' buried in the ice. Symbolically, [the mooring line] might represent man's tenuous and probably temporary hold on Antarctica." --Commander Standish Backus

Reproduction Size:
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