Title: Detail of Aquatint "Peche de la Baleine. Whale-Fishery" |
Accession Number: 1973.899.354
Description: Black and white copy photograph of reproduction of old whaling print depicting cutting in and trying out. Starboard broadside view of bark, whale alongside, men astride whale, stripping blubber. Smoke billowing from try works. Lower right corner, whaleboat approaching whale with waif in it. Detail of aquatint "Peche de la Baleine. Whale-Fishery" by Martens after Garaeray. See Kendall Whaling Museum Prints, p. 65.
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