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Title: Whale attacking whalers in dory

Accession Number: 2001.12.30
Type: photo-engraving
Maker: Burns, Milton J.
Date: 1894
Materials: paper
Description: Photo-engraving, half tone, engraver's proof of illustration by Milton J. Burns; whale (probably sperm whale) breaching with dory full of whalers in his mouth, one man is out of boat hanging onto his oar in midair, whaling vessel under sail is visible in left background; signed in the plate lower left "BurnS./ 94-".

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