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WHALE

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: print
Maker: unknown
Place made: unknown
Date made: 1840-1899
Materials: ink; paper
Measurements: 9 in x 12 1/2 in
Nomenclature: whaling scenes
Classification: whales

Colored print showing men in a rowboat harpooning a spouting whale. Three ships and a flag on the water are visible in the background. The image was originally encircled by an ornate floral border with the world WHALE, which has now all but faded away.


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