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The Christmas camp on the plateau



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The Christmas camp on the plateau

British Antarctic Expedition 1907-09. Leader: Ernest Shackleton. J. Adams, E. S. Marshall and F. Wild stand in front of a pyramidal tent on a flat snow field. A loaded sledge stands next to the tent, a Union Jack flies from one flag pole and other flags fly from another. A theodolite stands on a tripod to one side, ice-axes stand in the snow

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Media ID 20265194


A2 (59.4 x 42cm) Poster Print

Bring the spirit of the heroic British Antarctic Expedition 1907-09, led by Ernest Shackleton, into your home with our stunning Media Storehouse Poster Print of "The Christmas Camp on the Plateau." This captivating image, captured by the University of Cambridge SPRI, showcases the expedition team members J. Adams, E. S. Marshall, and F. Wild standing proudly in front of their pyramidal tent against the backdrop of a flat, pristine snowfield. Transport yourself to the icy landscapes of the South Pole with this inspiring and historic poster print, a perfect addition to any room for those who love adventure and exploration.

A2 Poster (59.4 x 42cm, 23.4" x 16.5" inches) printed on 170gsm Satin Poster Paper. Securely packaged, rolled and inserted into a strong mailing tube and shipped tracked. Poster Prints are of comparable archival quality to our Photographic prints, they are simply printed on thinner Poster Paper. Whilst we only use Photographic Prints in our frames, you can frame Poster Prints if they are carefully supported to prevent sagging over time.

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Estimated Product Size is 59.4cm x 42cm (23.4" x 16.5")

These are individually made so all sizes are approximate

Artwork printed orientated as per the preview above, with landscape (horizontal) orientation to match the source image.


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In this print titled "The Christmas camp on the plateau" we are transported back in time to the British Antarctic Expedition of 1907-09, led by the legendary Ernest Shackleton. The image captures a moment frozen in history as three brave explorers, J. Adams, E. S. Marshall, and F. Wild, proudly stand before a pyramidal tent perched upon a vast flat snow field. The scene is one of both resilience and camaraderie; a loaded sledge stands nearby, ready for its next arduous journey across the icy terrain. A Union Jack flutters proudly from one flagpole while other flags wave gracefully from another pole, symbolizing unity amidst an unforgiving landscape. Amidst this stark beauty lies evidence of scientific exploration - a theodolite positioned on its tripod to one side serves as a reminder that these intrepid adventurers were not only driven by curiosity but also sought to expand our understanding of Antarctica's unique geography. As if frozen in time themselves, ice-axes stand tall and sturdy within the snowy expanse – silent witnesses to countless challenges overcome during their expedition. This remarkable print transports us into an era where bravery knew no bounds and human spirit triumphed over adversity. It speaks volumes about the indomitable nature of those who dared venture into uncharted territories for knowledge and discovery. Preserved with care by University of Cambridge SPRI (Scott Polar Research Institute), this photograph serves as both an invaluable historical artifact and an enduring testament to humanity's relentless pursuit of knowledge even in Earth's harshest environments.

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