Item: Dr. Elisha Kent Kane's Arctic brig, Advance
Record Number: 2758
Call number: K: IV-111
Box Number: IV/6-119
Reproduction restrictions: None
Creator: Kane, Elisha Kent
Painter: Kennedy, David Johnson
Date of Original: 1854
Original Format: Watercolors
Image description: Dark blue colored ship, so sails, covered in ice. The ship is also surrounded by ice and icebergs, and a few people stand near the ship.
Kennedy dated the painting 1854, although Kane did not return with his sketches until 1855.