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Whale Fishery. Attacking a Right Whale.
Whale Fishery. Attacking a Right Whale.
Publisher:
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Lithograph With Hand Coloring
Dimensions:
22.2 x 31.8 cm (image); 29.4 x 39.2 cm (sheet)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1994.120.15
Acquisition Date:
1994-12-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Joseph Martin Jr.

in the foreground a manned row boat with a harpooner in the bow is attacking a blowing right whale; the whaling ship is background with a whale alongside and much smoke

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