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Jonah cast forth into the sea

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: lithograph
Maker: Wright & Smith; Smith, Daniel D.
Place made: United States, New York
Date made: 1823
Materials: ink; paper
Measurements: 9 3/4 in x 7 1/4 in
Nomenclature: Jonah
Classification: whales

Monochrome lithograph showing Jonah being cast into the sea by a party of men on a boat in a turbulent sea. The whale waits to the lower right corner of the image. Underneath the image is the text "Drawn by R. Westall, R.A." "Engraved by Wright and Smith" and below this, "Jonah cast forth into the sea. So they took up Jonah and cast him forth into the sea, and the sea ceased from her raging. JONAH Chap.1.Ver.15. Published by Daniel D. Smith 190. Greenwich St. New York."