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F. Fischfang. F. Vischvangst.

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: print
Maker: Date made: 1800-1899
Materials: ink; paper
Measurements: 6 in x 8 1/2 in
Nomenclature: whaling scenes
Classification: whales

Colored print of three men in a rowboat approaching a large black whale, which is spouting and bears thick pink lips and large white teeth. A barrel bobs on the sea. Under the text, in Gothic typeface, is the text "F. Fischfang" [Fishing, in German], and then in serif face, "F. Vischvangst." [Fishing, in Dutch]


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