Objects

Viewing Record 5507 of 12427
Previous Record  Next Record
Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List

Harpooning the whale, and whale spouting

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: wood engraving
Maker: T. Nelson & Sons
Place made: United Kingdom, Greater London, London
Date made: 1890-1893
Materials: ink; paper; mounting
Measurements: 3 1/4 in x 5 in
Nomenclature: whaling scenes
Classification: whales

Colored engraving depicting a man on a rowboat preparing to harpoon a large, spouting whale with baleen (facing left), while his companions row. In the background, to the left, is another rowboat and a large ship. Signed by Yan Dargent and L Rousseau. Captioned "HARPOONING THE WHALE, AND WHALE SPOUTING."


AF-WX-2149G

Related Objects

thumbnail The Narwhal. Male and Female
AF-NX-2170A
Ettlin; T. Nelson & Sons
1871-1893
View
thumbnail Flying Fish pursued by Dolphins
AF-NX-2170I
Dargent, Yan; Aterington; T. Nelson & Sons
1871-1893
View
thumbnail Whale diving when struck
AF-WX-2149H
1890-1893
View
thumbnail Accident to the boats
AF-WX-2149I
Prior, William Henry
1890-1893
View