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South Sea Whale Fishery
  • James S. Baillie, printer
    active 1838–1855
    active: United States
    Sowle & Shaw, publisher
  • South Sea Whale Fishery, 1836
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color lithograph
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 224 x 335 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 254 x 357 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 13/16 x 13 3/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 x 14 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1073
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Description

Large ship. Whales in foreground. "The Head of a Large Whale in the Agonies of Death" and "A Boat destroyed by a Wounded Whale."