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Title: Whaling scene, cutting in blubber

Accession Number: 2004.21.3
Type: etching and aquatint
Maker: Arms, John Taylor
Date: 1925
Materials: paper
Description: Print; etching and aquatint, whaling scene, on board whaling vessel, a cutting-in stage made of planks is suspended above the whale so the men are positioned above the carcass stripping the blubber off, several other square-rigged vessels are in the background; handwritten in pencil lower right "John Taylor Arms - 1925".

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