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Artist unknown :A race for a whale. [1861].

Reference Number: PUBl-0161-001

Shows two rowboats in the foreground competing to reach a whale and harpoon it first. The two large sailing ships wait in the background.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Whaling and Whalers (persons).

Part of:
[Jones, John D], fl 1861 :Life and adventures in the South Pacific, by a Roving Printer. New York, Harper & Bros., 1861., Reference Number PUBL-0161 (2 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Engraving approximately 90 x 120 mm.. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures639. Whaling(DFP-008884)

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