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Greenland: fishermen spearing whales from the safety of their boats; right, whale fisher in their attire. Coloured etching.

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1 print : etching, with watercolour ; image 35 x 20.5 cm

Lettering

The whale fishing & killing of Morses. The habit of the Gronelanders

Notes

Detail of "Of the fishes &c. of Greenland" (this catalogue, no. 42324)

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 42326i

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