Sea Elephants in their natural environment

1911-14

 

This photograph shows the penguin and sea elephant life on Macquarie Island in the Pacific Ocean, situated between New Zealand and Antarctica. Macquarie Island was used as a base by Douglas Mawson's Australasian Antarctic Expedition of 1911-1914.


Silver bromide print

42.5 x 59.6 cm

RCIN 501036