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Title: Indiens Kodiaks Chassant La Baleine

Accession Number: 1973.899.439
Category: PRINTS - ENGRAVINGS
Type: engraving
Maker: Ransonnette
Place: Arctic
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Description: Engraving (removed from book) of Arctic natives hunting a baleen whale. Two men in kayaks, dressed in Northwest Coast Indian clothing, one with upraised spear. Whale spouting to right. Printing (in various sizes and type) in margin: "L'ARTISTE./ Voyage de M.D. de Mofras./ Im. par Bougeard. Ch. Ransonnette, s.c./ INDIENS KODIAKS CHASSANT LA BALEINE./ AMERIQUE RUSSE".

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