© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
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Untitled (The 'Racehorse' and 'Carcass' forcing their way through the ice)

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The 'Racehorse' and 'Carcass' forcing their way through the ice, August 10, 1773, after a sketch by Philippe d'Auvergne; a vast expanse of floating ice, through which the two ships are sailing towards the right. Watercolour, with grey ink.
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Spitsbergen, Svalbard, Norway

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