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Peche de la Baleine. Harponnement

Date: 1827
Dimensions:
Image: 110 x 160 mm
Sheet: 180 x 265 mm
Overall: 335 x 407 mm, 0.24 kg
Mount: 335 x 450 mm, 5 mm
Sight: 140 x 190 mm
Medium: Print on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Art
Object Name: Print
Object No: 00019653
Place Manufactured:France

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    Description
    Print from 'France Pittoresque' titled 'Peche de la Baliene. Harponnement' depicting men in an open boat about to harpoon a whale. Engraved by Louis Francois Couche after a drawing by 'Widerkebs [or V Viderkebs] del'.

    The engraving depicts Basques whaling in the 'New World'.
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