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Whaling scene

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: watercolor
Maker: unknown
Place made: unknown
Date made: 1700-1799
Materials: ink; watercolor; laid paper
Measurements: 11 in x 14 in
Nomenclature: whaling scenes
Classification: whales

Watercolor on laid paper depicting a three-masted ship cutting-in to a whale, with a coast in the background at right. No flags or inscriptions.