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Exploration Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 284 pictures in our Exploration collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery. We are proud to offer this selection in partnership with North Wind Picture Archives.

Captain Cook killed by Hawaiian natives, 1779 Featured Exploration Print

Captain Cook killed by Hawaiian natives, 1779

Death of English explorer Captain James Cook in the Sandwich Islands (Hawaii), 1779.
Hand-colored woodcut reproduction of a painting

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1700s, 1779, 18th Century, Art, Battle, Boat, British, British Navy, Captain Cook, Captain James Cook, Death, Discover, Discovery, English, Expedition, Exploration, Explore, Explorer, Hawaii, Hawaiian, Historic, History, Illustration, Island, James Cook, Kealakekua Bay, Killed, Maritime, Maui, Native, Navy, Ocean, Pacific, Pacific Ocean, Polynesia, Royal Navy, Sandwich Islands, Sea, United States, Us A, Vintage

Mariana Islands in the Pacific discovered by Magellan, 1521 Featured Exploration Print

Mariana Islands in the Pacific discovered by Magellan, 1521

The Ladrones, later called the Marianas, and a native outrigger drawn by Pigafetta on the Magellan expedition, 1521.
Hand-colored woodcut reproduction of a 16th-century illustration

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1500s, 1521, 16th Century, Adventure, Age Of Discovery, Antonio Pigafetta, Art, Boat, Canoe, Circumnavigate, Circumnavigation, Discover, Drawing, Expedition, Exploration, Explore, Explorer, Ferdinand Magellan, Heritage, Historic, History, Illustration, Island, Journey, Ladrone Islands, Ladrones, Magellan, Map, Mariana Islands, Marianas, Maritime, Navigate, Navigation, Ocean, Outrigger, Outrigger Canoe, Pacific Island, Pacific Ocean, Pigafetta, Portuguese, Sea, Sea Canoe, Sketch, Traditional, Travel, Vintage, Voyage

EXPL2A-00180 Featured Exploration Print


Henry Grinnell's ship aground during the search led by Elisha Kent Kane for the lost Sir John Franklin expedition, under the midnight sun, 1853.
Hand-colored engraving from Elisha Kent Kane's published account

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1800s, 1850s, 1853, 19th Century, Adventure, Aground, Arctic, Arctic Ocean, Art, Atlantic, Elisha Kent Kane, Expedition, Exploration, Explore, Franklin, Greenland, Grinnell, Henry Grinnell, Historic, History, Illustration, Journey, Kane, Lost, Maritime, Northwest Passage, Ocean, Rescue, Sailing Ship, Sea, Search, Ship, Ship Wreck, Sir John Franklin, Travel, Vintage, Voyage, Wreck