The Drawings and Watercolours By Rear Admiral Frederick William Beechey, F.R.S., P.R.G.S. (1796-1856) In The Collection of The Arctic Institute of North America, University of Calgary

Sonia S. Bershad

Abstract


Presents a biography of Frederick Beechy including a discussion of his contributions to the scientific observation of the Arctic. An illustrated catalogue of Beechy's drawings and watercolours is accompanied by matching descriptive excerpts from rare expedition narratives.

Keywords


Beechey, Frederick William, 1796-1856

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.14430/arctic2551

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