A Whale struck with the Harpone Iron diving among the Ice, the Harponier going to chop the Rope off, to prevnt the long Boat being drawn under Water or split against the Ice.
Engraving, paper watermarked. 176 x 255mm (7 x 10"). Trimmed.
A whaling fleet in the North Atlantic; the hunters cutting the rope lose before they are dragged underneath by the whale.
[Ref: 30387] £120.00