Viewing Record 5449 of 12427
Previous Record  Next Record
Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List

Navire Baleinier en panne pour secourir ses embarcations chavirees par une baleine.

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: lithograph
Maker: Lebreton, L.; Gosselin
Place made: France, Ile-de-France, Paris
Date made: 1850
Materials: ink; color wash; paper
Measurements: 17 in x 23 in
Nomenclature: Whaling scenes
Classification: Whales

Hand-colored lithograph signed by Breton in bottom left corner of image. Depicts American whaleboats being capsized by a whale. The text is French on the left and Spanish on the right. Hum Bach, mer du Nord. By LeBreton a Paris chez Gosselin, ed. Imp. r. St. Jacques 71. Hum Rach, mar del Norte.