Lot 409: Finnish and Swedish geologist, geographer, and polar explorer (1869-1928). Unsigned pencil sketch by Nordenskjold from Norse mythology of a classic Viking dragon ship at sea on an off-white 5.5 x 5.5 sheet, labeled at the top in German (translated), "Fridtjof's Dragon ship Ellida (with his men), (with a square sail and several rowing), From 'Bihang till Frithjofs Saga,' Stockholm 1841." Two horizontal folds, trimmed edges, and light creases, otherwise fine condition.
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Friday, 23rd October 2015
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