Captn. W. E. Parry. R.N. Commander of the Polar Expedition 1819-20
[PARRY] THOMPSON, J. (engraver)
London: Published by the executors of the late James Asperne, 1821.
Stipple engraving, 145 x 220 mm., gently creased at one corner, very good. Contemporary engraved portrait of the great Arctic explorer and Australian settler.Sir William Edward Parry (1790-1855) was an English rear-admiral and Arctic explorer who also served as Commissioner