Dr John Rae in the arctic
An acrylic painting on found driftwood by Orkney artist Jane Glue
printed on C-Type Matt
This painting was part of a joint exhibition with Canadian artist Sheena McCoogan who is married to Ken McGoogan, the author of the book 'Fatal Passage' which is about the explorer Dr John Rae's life and his discovery of the North West Passage in Canada and also the fate of the Sir John Franklin expedition. Dr John Rae was an Orcadian and was born at Clestrain in Stenness.