The Longboats making towards a Whale, & the Harponiers going to cast their Lances at him.
Etching, 180 x 275mm. Age-toning to paper from exposure to sun. Worm holes into plate at left, image unaffected. Two vertical folds as normal.
A whaling fleet in the North Atlantic, from an eighteenth century book. 'Pro Patria' watermarked paper.
[Ref: 7601] £90.00