The HMS Endurance forced out of the ice

18 October 1915

Frank Hurley

Presented to King George V, 1917


During October, the intensity of the pressure upon Endurance gradually built up. She was finally pushed up out of the ice on 18 October. From this point, Hurley recorded the gradual destruction of the battered and wounded ship.

Silver bromide print

15.4 x 20 cm

RCIN 2580096