Simone SANDELSON (b. 0)
‘Custard Tin and Grape-nuts’
Oil on canvas
19 3⁄4 x 15 7⁄8 inches (50.2 x 40.3 cm)
The team at the British Survey Base in Antarctica were given less than an hour to abandon camp as an iceberg approached in October 1954.
The Custard Tim and Grape-Nuts remained there frozen in time and were discovered over 50 years later.