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Lot #285
Sold For$2,800.00(hammer price)
 $3,360.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedSeptember 5, 2019


In the foreground, a harpooner stands at the bow of a whaleboat, aiming a harpoon at a surfaced whale. Four other whalemen are rowing the boat and the boatheader stands at the stern manning the steering oar. Each of the whalemen is distinctly rendered, showing the diversity and personality of the crew. In the distance is a whaleship off a hilly coastline. Length 8.25.
From a Long Island Collection."


Chip at tip of reverse. Areas of discoloration, probably naturally occuring.

This item will not be shipped internationally without a CITES permit. Obtaining CITES and any other necessary permits is the obligation of the buyer.

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