Huggins, William John 1781-1845 :South Sea whale fishery / painted by W.J.Huggins ; engraved by T.Sutherland. London, published January 1, 1825, by W.J.Huggins, Marine Painter ...
Reference Number: D-002-036
Depicts whaling activities off the Indonesian island of Buru, near present-day Suluwesi. At the time the expression "South Sea fishery" related to all oceans below the southern tip of Greenland
Huggins, William John 1781-1845 :South Sea whale fishery / painted by W.J.Huggins ; engraved by T.Sutherland. London, published January 1, 1825, by W.J.Huggins, Marine Painter ..., Reference Number D-002-036 (1 digitised items)
Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Aquatint, hand-coloured image 350 x 505 mm plate-mark 440 x 570 mm on sheet 572 x 686 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work
Historical Notes: For further information see: Ingalls, S. Whaling prints in the Francis B. Lothrop Collection. (Salem, Mass., Peabody Museum of Salem, 1987) (Art Rm q 769.432 / Pea /1987) cat. no.z 103, 104.
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