Signed and framed gouache on paper of Arctic terns in flight by Keith Shackleton (English, 1925–2015).
- Shackleton was a well-known British naturalist and artist.
- Signed lower left.
- Shackleton was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire in 2012 for his efforts as an artist for services to the conservation of wildlife.
- A retrospective exhibition of his Polar Art depicting creatures from the Arctic and Antarctic was held at the Scott Polar Research Institute in 2007.
- Shackleton's grandfather was the world-famous British explorer Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton who led multiple expeditions to Antarctica, and famously was able to save his entire crew which was ice-locked for a period of months.
Not examined out of frame.
Wear consistent with age and use.
Height: 27.5 inches / 69.85 cm
Width: 22 inches / 55.88 cm
Depth: 1.5 inches / 3.81 cm
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