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Ten whaling scenes, from a Japanese book
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: woodcut
Maker: Hattori, Toru; Japan Fisheries Association
Place made: Japan, Tokyo
Date made: 1888
Materials: ink; paper; mounted
Measurements: 5 in x 7 1/2 in
Nomenclature: whaling scenes
Black and white depiction of harvesting and processing a whale following its capture. Cleaning, cutting, and organizing takes place in a warehouse.