Shipbreaking #2, Chittagong Bangladesh

Edward Burtynsky, Canadian, born 1955



Chromogenic color print

Artist proof 1

Sheet: 30 × 40 in. (76.2 × 101.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Nancy and Thomas F. O’Neil III, Class of 1979



Place Imaged: Chattogram, Bangladesh, South Asia, Asia

Place Made: Canada, North America


21st century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Course History

ENVS 7, Ecopyschology, Terry Osborne, Winter 2019

Exhibition History

Edward Burtynsky: Earth Observed, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, Connecticut, Novermber 17, 2022-April 16, 2022.


Paul Kuhn Gallery, Calgary, Alberta, Canada; sold to Nancy and Thomas O'Neil III, Baltimore, Maryland, October 19, 2004; given to present collection, 2014.

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