Simone SANDELSON (b. 0)

‘Custard Tin and Grape-nuts’

Oil on canvas
19 34 x 15 78 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.