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Seven Early Whaling Prints

Auction:
3023T
Lot:
1203
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3023T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Seven Early Whaling Prints, 16th to 18th century, Een walvish, land 70 voeten, gestrandt op de Hollandtse zee-kunst 1598, from Pieter Bor's Nederlandsche Oorlogen, Amsterdam, 1679; Jonah Cast on Shore by the Fish, by Antonius Wierix, II, c. 1585; and five hand-colored 18th century whaling scenes, ht. to 11 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Antonius Wierix , II, Pieter Bor, Visual arts, Wierix family, Amsterdam

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