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The Linnaean Isles & Ice Continent with Cirrus Radiation.

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Lewis, F. C.; Baldwin, Cradock & Joy
Place made: United Kingdom, Greater London, London
Date made: 1818
Materials: ink; paper; color wash
Measurements: 8 in x 10 1/2 in
Nomenclature: whaling scenes
Classification: whales

Hand colored stipple engraving showing six whaling boats towing a whale on a harpoon line in an Arctic seascape, with an arc from which light radiates in the sky. There is a ship on the far left and two seabirds on the right-hand foreground. Printed at top of page, " XVI p. 195". Publisher and artist information, as well as title, are printed below the image.


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