Antique Prints of Dolphins, Porpoises and Whales

View this selection of our prints of dolphins, porpoises and whales. Each historical print is illustrated.
If you are looking for a special print of dolphins,whales, or other fish, please contact us.

Prints are in Very Good condition unless otherwise noted.

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Sword whales hunting hering.

"Angriff von Schwertwalen auf einen Heringsschwarm."

Wood engraving after Frieder. Specht 1900. Reverse side is printed.

23 x 33 cm ( 9 x 12.9 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE246581


Nantucket

"Peche aux Dauphins Dans L'Ile De Nantucket"

Wood engraving ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

14 x 20 cm ( 5.5 x 7.8 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE247415


Cachalote San Sebastian

"San Sebastian (Guipuzcoa). - Cachalote Recientemente Pescado en Alta Mar
por la Escuadreilla de Pesca "La Cantabrica"

Wood engraving by Morales de los Rios, 1885. Reverse side is printed.

13 x 17.5 cm ( 5.1 x 6.8 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE246579


"Das Meer an einer Steilkueste der gemaesigten Zone" ( the sea in a temperate region )
"In der Vordergrund Delphine, in der Luft Moeven " ( in the voreground delphins, in the air seagulls )

Chromolithograph after a watercolor by Wilhelm Kuhnert, 1902.
Vertical centerfold to fit original bok size.

Image: 20 x 32 cm ( 7.8 x 12.5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE245182


Der Weisswal ( Beluga leucas )

"Der Weisswal ( Beluga leucas )"

Wood engraving 1902. Reverse side is printed.

9 x 13 cm ( 3.5 x 5.1 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE246490


"1. Blunt-headed Cachalot. 2. Dolphin"

Copper engraving by F. Kearny, 1825.

Image with outer line: 9 x 15.2 cm 3.5 x 5.9 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE244591


"Common Whale 2. Narwhal or Sea Unicorn"

Copper engraving by G. B. Ellis, 1825.Small repair on upper whale's eye. Pinpoint hole in belly.

Image outer line: 9 x 16 cm ( 3.5 x 6.2 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE244630


"La peche a la baleine" ( Walfang , whaling )

Wood engraving 1880. Reverse side is printed.

12 x 18 cm ( 4.7 x 7 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE241592


"Der Schuss auf den Wal" ( the Shot at the Whale )

Wood engraving after F. Lindner ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.
Hardly visible vertical centerfold.

23.5 x 37 cm ( 9.2 x 14.5 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE240904


(Le Marsouin)

Wood engraving published 1844. Reverse side is printed.
Minor signs of age and use.

10.8 x 14 cm ( 4.2 x 5.5 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE240448


"La Baleine"

Steel engraving by Beyer after Eduord Travies ca 1855.
Attractive original hand coloring.. Minor signs of age and use.

Page size: 16.2 x 25.5 cm ( 6.3 x 10 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE239647


"La Cachalot Macrocephale"

Steel engraving by Beyer after Eduord Travies ca 1855.
Attractive original hand coloring..Light toning on margin edges.

Page size: 15.5 x 25.5 cm ( 6. x 10 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE239644


"Peche de la Baleine"

Steel engraving by Beyer after Eduord Travies ca 1855.
Attractive original hand coloring.. Minor signs of age and use.

Page size: 16.2 x 25.5 cm ( 6.3 x 10 ")

$ 65.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE239646SOLD


WHALING and OCEANCURRENTS

"Map Illustrative of the Currents and Whaling Grounds…"

Type of print: Line lithograph

Artist: Anonymous

Published by: US Exploration Expedition

Time: Ca. 1850

Condition: Very Good. Two vertical folds to fit book size

Map shows the oceans of our planet. Currents marked with arrows, whaling grounds marked with darkening areas in the oceans

21 x 29 cm (ca. 8.3 x 11.4")

$ 125.00

Order Nr.WORLDMAP239926


No title.

Wood engraving, 1860. Pleasant hand coloring.
Very minor spotting in margins.

Image size: 20 x 15.2 cm ( 7.8 x 5.9 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE239643


Fig. 1 Le Grand Cachalot

Copper etching by Benard from "Histoire Naturelle", quart edition 1783 in Paris.

Margins have minimal smudging. Print is otherwise clean with strong impression.

23.1 x 16 cm ( 9.1 x 6.3 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6815SOLD


„Balena Comune - Balaena Mysticetus". (Common whale).

Anonymous lithograph in orginal hand coloring. From: Raimondo Petraroja: „Atlante Zoologico Populare, opera Compilata Sui Più Recenti Lavori di Zoologia Italiani e Stranieri. (Popular zoological atlas, compiled from the most recent works of Italian and foreign zoologists). Naples 1863 -79

Editors blind stamp below image.

Detailed lithograph in original hand coloring. Clean.

19 x 28 cm (7.5 x 11.0")

$ 100.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6856


„Balenottera Rorqual - Balaenoptera rorqual". (Whale).

Anonymous lithograph in orginal hand coloring. From: Raimondo Petraroja: „Atlante Zoologico Populare, opera Compilata Sui Più Recenti Lavori di Zoologia Italiani e Stranieri. (Popular zoological atlas, compiled from the most recent works of Italian and foreign zoologists). Naples 1863 -79

Editors blind stamp below image.

Detailed lithograph in original hand coloring. Clean.

19 x 28 cm (7.5 x 11.0")

$ 100.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6855


Grind
(Globiocephalus melas)

Wood engraving by Specht from an
illustrated work ca 1890. Reverse side
is printed.

10.5 x 12.6 cm ( 4.1 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6854


Finnwal (Physalus antiquorum)

Wood engraving by Specht from an
illustrated work ca 1890. Reverse side
is printed.

10 x 12.6 cm ( 3.9 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6850


"Le Physale Cylindrique"

Steel engraving by Beyer after Eduord Travies ca 1855.
Attractive original hand coloring.. Minor signs of age and use.

Page size: 16.2 x 25.5 cm ( 6.3 x 10 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE239645


Steel engraving in original hand coloring by Lizars after J. Stewart. From "Naturalist´s Library", ca 1860.
Print has overall light age toning . Binding marks on lower margin edge.

Page size: 10.2 x 17 cm ( 4 x 6.7 ")
Length of Whale: 12.7 cm ( 5")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6833


"Whalers"

Steel engraving by R. Brandard after a painting by J. M. W. Turner, ca 1850.

18.5 x 25 cm ( 7.2 x 9.8 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE246312


No title. Three whales, a walrus and a seal.

Anonymous chromo-lithograph. Ca. 1890.

Margins show traces of use along edges. Reverse side has un related text in German.

Page size: 35.2 x 24.9 cm (13.9 x 9.8")

$ 50.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6871


Whale Stranded At Winterton

Wood engraving dated 1857.
Lower margin is narrow. Reverse side is printed. A few light spots.

14.5 x 23.5 cm ( 5.7 x 9.2 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6870


 

Three sea animals titled: „A Sea Monster from

Marchais", „ A Guinea Porpoise or Marsuouin from

Barbot", „The Beccals or Sea Woodcock from Marchais".

Copper etching by G. Child. Ca. 1730.

Clean. Some age toning. A bit wrinkled in margins.

14 x 22 cm (5.5 x 8.7")

$ 65.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6876


A View of the Whale Fishery, and the manner of Killing Bears near the Coast of Greenland.

Copper engraving from "Banke's New System of Geography", ca 1780.
Overall light age toning. Light browning of margin edges. Very minor spotting.

15.5 x 26.2 cm ( 6.1 x 10.3 ")

$ 75.00

Order nr. DOLPHINWHALE6868


"Seewesen"

Interesting steel engraving with scenes of whaling, sailing, herring fishing and rescue operations.

Published in Leipzig ca 1850. Minor spotting in margins. Tiny, repaired tear on lower margin edge.

Image size: 21.5 x 29.5 cm ( 8.4 x 11.6 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE239642


Delphinus albigena Weilswangiger Delphin Delphin albigene

Delpinus Delphis Gemeiner Delphin Dauphin ordinaire

Delphinus cruziger Kreuztragender Delphin Dauphin crucigere

Lithograph ca 1860.
Right margin edge has a repaired tear and stains.
Light creasing in title area and lower right margin corner.

Page size: 32 x 22.5 cm ( 12.6 x 8.8 ") Dolphin length: ca 14 cm ( 5.5 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6800


Weisswaninger Delphin Delphinus albigena. Dauphin albifene.
Der Kreuztrager. Delphinus cruciger. Duapin crucigere.
Der Meerschwein. Delpinus phocana. Le Marsouin.
Der gemeine Delphin. Delphinus Delphis. Le Dauphin ordinaire.

Lithograph ca 1860.

Page size: 32 x 22.5 cm ( 12.6 x 8.8 ") Dolphin length: ca 14 cm ( 5.5 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6901SOLD


„Whaler".

Anonymous wood engraving from „Trades". London, 1837.A boat with whalers approaching a whale, harpooning it. Inn the distance a whaling ship.

Clean. Faintly visible text from reverse side. Text in front and reverse titled: "The Fisherman."

5.5 x 6.7 cm (2.2 x 2.6")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6878


Walfang Whaling

"Balaena ramis adigitur ad Navim - La Baleine est rameen Navire". Whaling.

French anonymous copper etching in the style of a "Vue d'Optique" (Peep-box engraving). Original typical boldhand coloring. Ca. 1760

Shows Row boats driving the killed whales towards larger whaling ships.

The shape of a sickle moon in the upper left is cut out and backed with a silver foil. Lower margin widened by application. Left and right margins reinforced from back. A few repaired tears in margins.Scattered creasing. In the sky area are scattered tiny pin holes.

27.5 x 41 cm (10.8 x 16.3")

$ 480.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6858


No title. Eskimos hunting a whale.

Copper etching from J.B. Basedow's „ Elementarwerk fuer die Jugend" for which Daniel Chodowiecki (1728 -1801) provided the copper etchings. Leipzig, 1770.

Eskimos at work on a caught whale. Foreground: Eskimo in sled on ice pulled by a reindeer. A Polar bear chasing seals.

General age toning. Lower margin added. A few light, hardly visible spots.

8.2 x 21.6 cm (3.2 x 8.5")

$ 60.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINEWHALE6869


Upper whale: Der Cylinderische Pottfisch Physeter Cylindricus

Lower whale: Der Caschelot Pottfisch Physter Macrocephalus

Lithograph ca 1850. Fine hand coloring.
Uneven browning all along right margin edge. A few very minor scattered spots.

Length of whales: 31 cm ( 12.2 ")
Page size: 34 x 44.2 cm ( 13.3 x 17.4 ")

$ 140.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6836SOLD


Whale

Copper etching ca 1780.

8.5 x 15.2 cm ( 3.3 x 6 ")

$ 65.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6829


"Der Zinnwal am Riesenkrahn in Hamburg." ( Crane pulling a whale)

Wood engraving ca 1880. Reverse side is printed.

13.5 x 9.5 cm ( 5.3 x 3.7 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. HAMBURG239163


"Der Schnabelfisch. Balaena rostrata"

Anonymous copper etching. Original hand coloring

Condition: Very good

Sheet size: 11.3 x 20 cm (4.4 x 7.9")

$75.00

Order Nr.DOLPHINWHALE235216


"Phyleter Albicans Brisl."

Copper etching after the drawing by Daniel Friedrich Sotzmann (1754 - 1840). Original hand coloring.

Titel in Latin, French (Le Cachalot blanc) and German. (Der Weisfisch)

Condition: very good

9.9 x 16.8 cm (3.9 x 6.6")

$ 75.00

Order Nr.DOLPHINWHALE235217


„Balaena Musculus Linn" („The whale with the lower jaw broadest")

Copper etching after the drawing by Daniel Friedrich Sotzmann (1754 - 1840). Original hand coloring.

Titel in Latin, French La Baleine a museau rond, German (Der Knotenfisch) and English

Condition: very good

9.6 x 17.2 cm (3.8 x 6.8")

$ 85.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE235218


"Balaena Rostrata Muell."

Copper etching after the drawing by Daniel Friedrich Sotzmann (1754 - 1840). Original hand coloring.

Titel in Latin and German (Der kleine Wallfisch" Statement: „Andernefia Island" Denmark????

Condition: very good

9.4 x 16.8 cm (3.9 x 6.6")

$ 85.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE235219


"Delphinus Delphis Linn"

Copper etching after the drawing by Daniel Friedrich Sotzmann (1754 - 1840). Original hand coloring.

Titel in Latin, French, German and English

Condition: very good

9.7 x 17.1 cm (3.8 x 6.7")

$ 85.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE235220


Balena Physalus Linn.
Le Gibbar
Der Finnfisch
Der Physeter

Copper engraving ca 1790. Original hand coloring.

Length of fish 15 cm ( 5.9 ")

$ 75.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6911


Delphinus Phocaena Linn.
Le Marsouin
Der Braunfisch Meerschwein
The Porpes

Copper engraving ca 1790. Original hand coloring.

Length of fish 16.2 cm ( 6.3 ")

$ 60.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6913


"Delphinus Orca Linn." („The Grampus")

Copper etching after the drawing by Daniel Friedrich Sotzmann (1754 - 1840). Original hand coloring.

Titel in Latin, French (L'Epaulard), German (Butzkopf) and English

Condition: very good

10x 18 cm (3.9 x 7.1")

$ 85.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE235221


Anonymous copper etching from a Dutch book. Ca. 1650.

Round engraving on the full page with Biblical text in Dutch, Latin and French. Bottom margin trimmed. One horizontal folding crease. Text also verso.

Diameter of image: 12,4 cm (4.9")

Page size: 34 x 22.5 cm (13.4 x 8.9)

$ 140.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6879


"Kampf eines Walfisches im Stillen Ocean mit dem Zarboard Boot des Walfischfahres "Ann Alexander" von New Bedford"

Wood engraving ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

13.5 x 22.5 cm ( 5.3 x 8.8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE239812


No title.

Wood engraving ca 1860. Fine original hand coloring.

Vertical centerfold. Minor signs of age and use. Small repaired tears on margin edges.

25 x 36 cm ( 9.8 x 14.1 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE239810


"Jagd auf Walfische mittels Dampfer an der norwegischen Kueste"
( Hunting whales with a steamship on the Norwegian coast.)

Wood engraving after W. Stoewer ca 1880. Reverse side is printed.

22.8 x 33 cm ( 8.9 x 12.9 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINEWHALE239814


"Ueber Land un Meer": Der neue amerikanische Walfischdampfer"
( Over Land and Sea; the new American whale fishing steamship )

Wood engraving ca 1880. Reverse side is printed.

15 x 23.3 cm ( 5.9 x 9.1 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINEWHALE239813


"Nordern. Le Nord"

Wood engraving printed on heavy paper c 1885. Original hand coloring.

Light browning on centerfold. Margins are smudgey. Minor signs of age and use.

26 x 36.5 cm ( 10.2 x 14.3 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE239811


Delphinus obscurus Gray

Copper etching , ca 1820. Original hand coloring.
Overall light age toning, margins somewhat lighter.

Page size: 26 x 20 cm ( 10.2 x 7.8 ")
Length of dolphin: 16.5 cm ( 6.4 ")

$ 65.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6832


Delphinus Chamissonis Wiegm

Copper etching by A. Fleischmann after A. de Chamisso, ca 1820. Original hand coloring.
Print has overall light toning and some spotting on upper margin edge. Light fraying on right margin edge.

Page size: 28 x 22.5 cm ( 11 x 8.8 ") Dolphin length: ca 17 cm ( 6.7 ")

$ 65.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6801


Le Harvre. Groupe de Baleines Dans la Marche.

Wood engraving by Gaston Nouroy and M. Johansen, 1889.
Vertical centerfold. Reverse side is printed.

20 x 29.7 cm ( 7.8 x 11.6 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6893


Balena rostrata Fabric

Copper etching by Bock after Ihle, ca 1800. Original hand coloring.

Page size: 28 x 21.6 cm (11 x 8.5 ")
Length of whale: 15.5 cm (6.1")

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6826SOLD

Ziphius Tasmaniensis, A Rare Species of Dolphin, Killed Near Flinders Island.

Wood engraving from an illustrated work dated 1867.
Reverse side is printed.

9.4 x 15.1 cm ( 3.7 x 5.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6888


L Epaulard

L Epaulard ventru

Copper engraving by Bernard for "Histoire Naturelle" ca 1770.
A few small spots in margins.

16 x 23 cm ( 6.3 x 9 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6889


Le Nesarnak
Le Dauphin a deux dents.

Copper engraving by Bernard for "Histoire Naturelle" ca 1770.
Light browning in margins.

16 x 23 cm ( 6.3 x 9 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6890


Le Marsouin
Le Dauphin

Copper engraving by Bernard for "Histoire Naturelle" ca 1770.
Light browning in margins.

16 x 23 cm ( 6.3 x 9 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6891


Class Mammalia. Order Cete. Genus Physeter. Cachelot. Genus Delphinus. Dolphin.

1. Macrocephalus Blunt Headed. 2. var P. Gibbosus Schreb. Gibbosus. 3. Phoceaena Porpoise. 4. Delphis Dolphin.

Copper engraving dated 1812. Published in London.

21.4 x 17.2 cm ( 8.4 x 6.8 ")

$ 65.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6892


Balena Boops Lin

Copper etching by Bock after Ihle, ca 1800. Original hand coloring.

Page size: 28 x 21.6 cm (11 x 8.5 ")
Length of whale: 13.2 cm ( 5.2 ")

$ 120.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6827


No Title

Pen lithograph in original hand coloring. Dated 1858.

Page size: 25 x 19.2 cm ( 9.8 x 7.5 ")

$ 90.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6804


Fische Poissons

Copper engraving ca 1780. Original hand coloring.

Page size: 24 x 18.8 cm ( 9.4 x 7.4 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINQHALE6905


Whalers attacked by Bears. Der Kampf mit den Eisbaeren.

Steel engraving by A.H. Payne after Biard ca 1850.

11.9 x 15.9 cm (4.7 x 6.3'')

$ 55.00

Order Nr. HUNT8165


Fische Poissons

Copper engraving ca 1780. Original hand coloring.
A few minor, scatterd spots.

Page size: 24 x 18.8 cm ( 9.4 x 7.4 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINQHALE6906


Fische Poissons

Copper engraving ca 1780. Original hand coloring.

Page size: 24 x 18.8 cm ( 9.4 x 7.4 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINQHALE6907


Fische Poissons

Copper engraving ca 1780. Original hand coloring.

Page size: 24 x 18.8 cm ( 9.4 x 7.4 ")

$ 90.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6908


Tuemmler (Phocaena communis)

Wood engraving by Specht from an illustrated work ca 1890. Reverse side is printed.

10 x 12.8 cm ( 3.9x 5")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6848


Balenoplera Physalus Finfisch Halormostzit

Monodon monoceros Gemeiner Narval Kozoseges Narval

Lithograph , ca 1830
Light browning on margin edges. Small crease in lower left margin corner.

Page size: 22.8 x 36.4 cm ( 8.9 x 14.3 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr.DOLPHINWHALE6834


Gibraltar

In der Meerenge von Gibralter

Wood engraving after A. Kircher, dated 1895. Backside is printed.
A few minimal spots in margins.

17 x 24.5 cm ( 6.6 x 9.6 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. ESPAÑA1342


American Porpus

Wood engraving ca 1855. Some reverse side print visible on front side.

6.7 x 14.2 cm ( 2.6 x 5.6 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6897


Narwhal Monodon Monoceros

Wood engraving ca 1880. Reverse side is printed.

7.6 x 12.5 cm ( 3 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6896


Harpunieren des Wals

Wood engraving ca 1870. Reverse side is printed.

9.4 x 11.9 cm ( 3.7 x 4.7 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6895


Anonymous copper engraving mounted on light backing ca 1750.
Original hand coloring.

Length of fish: 21.7 cm (8.3 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINEWHALE6904


Anonymous copper engraving mounted on light backing ca 1750.
Original hand coloring.

Length of fish:17.5 cm (6.9 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINEWHALE6903


Delphin (Delphinus dolphis), Dugong (Halicore Dugong), Pottwal ( Catodon macrocephalus), Nordischer Schnabelwal (Finnfisch Physalus antiquorum).

Wood engravings from the Bibliographisches Institut in Leipzig ca 1875.
Vertical centerfold. Small repaired tear on left margin edge.

19.5 x 28 cm ( 7.6 x 11 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6894


Der gemeine Delphin od. Tuemmler (Delphinus delphis)

Wood engraving ca 1880. Reverse side is printed.

10.9 x 16.8 cm ( 4.3 x 6.6 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6883


Grampus . - Delphinus Grampus

Wood engraving after Coleman ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.

5.5 x 11.4 cm ( 2,2 x 4.5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6886


Dolphin. - Delphinus Delphis

Wood engraving after Coleman ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.

4.9 x 12.4 cm ( 1.9 x 4.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6887


Eskimo und weisser Walfisch. (Eskimo with a white whale)

Wood engraving by Canedi from an illustrated work ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

11.8 x 17.8 cm ( 4.6 x 7 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6867


Balene echouee sur la plage de Saint-Jean-de-Luz.

Wood engraving after a photograph by Guynemer, ca 1870.
Reverse side is printed.

11 x 16 cm ( 4.3 x 6.3 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6898


Fische Poissons

Copper engraving ca 1780. Original hand coloring.

4 x 15.6 cm ( 1.6 x 6.1 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6914


Der Jupiterfisch Balaena Boops. Linn.

Copper engraving ca 1780. Original hand coloring.

7.1 x 15.6 cm ( 2.8 x 6.5 ")

$ 60.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6915


Fang eines Potwals

Wood engraving ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

17.5 x 26.7 cm ( 6.9 x 19.5 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE247821


No Title

Copper etching by Basire from "Philo. Trans." published ca 1800.

Upper margin is very narrow. Vertical centerfold. Crease in left margin.

18 x 25.3 cm ( 7 x 9.9 ")

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6843 SOLD


No Title

Copper etching from "Philo. Trans." published ca 1800.

Upper margin is very narrow. Two vertical folds to fit book size. Rubbing in lower right margin.

18.2 x 26 cm ( 7.1 x 10.2 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6842


No Title

Copper etching by Basire after Bell from "Philo. Trans." published ca 1800.

Upper margin is very narrow. Two vertical folds to fit book size.

17.7 x 25.3 cm ( 6.9 x 9.9 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6841


Copper etching by Basire after Bell from "Philo. Trans." published ca 1800.

Upper margin is very narrow. Two vertical folds to fit book size.

18 x 26.2 cm ( 7 x 10.3 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6840


„A Japanese Whaling-Boat.

Anonymous wood engraving. Published 1864.

A Japanese whaling boat manned with 10 men out for catching a whale with nets.

This print is accompanied by two other prints: Palace of the Daimio at Agasi and: The harbour of Osima, at the eastern entrance of the inland sea with whaling boats embarking the sea.

Clean print. Reverse side is printed including the explanatory text for these images.

Page size: 39 x 27 cm 15.4 x 10.6")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6872


No title.

Anonymous copper engraving ca 1800. Original hand coloring.
Spot in upper right corner.

4.6 x 14.7 cm ( 1.8 x 5.8 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6912


No title.

Anonymous copper engraving ca 1800. Original hand coloring.
Spot in upperleft margin corner.

6.2 x 15.4 cm ( 2.4 x 6.1")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6916


The Porpoise

Wood engraving 1844. Reverse side is printed.

10.9 x 14.1 cm (4.3 x 5.5 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6900


Common Porpoise

Wood engraving from an illustrated work ca 1875. Modern hand coloring.
A few light spots in margins. Reverse side is printed.

11 x 14 cm ( 4.3 x 5.5 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6877


Der Finnwal am Riesenkrahn in Hamburg.

Wood engraving made from a photograph by Pet. Nissen ca 1890.
Reverse side is printed.

13.5 x 9.5 cm ( 5.3 x 3.7 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6902


„Spearing the Narwhal"

Wood engraving . Published in „The Pictorial Museum of Animated Nature". London 1856/58.

Eskimo in Kajak harpooning Narwhal. Image accompanied by details. From top: Skeleton of Porpaise, Vascular apparatus of whale, skull and tooth of Narwahal, teeth of porpoise, skull of dolphin, Common porpoise, Section of head of porpoise, narwhal.

Clean print. general age toning. Text on reverse side.

35 x 24.8 cm (13.8 x 9.8")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6873


No title. Whale in the Polar region.

Lithograph. Artist monogram lower right corner: K.W. Printed in color. Published by Meinhold, Dresden. Ca. 1900.

Lithograph is mounted on linen-covered cardboard. Upper left and upper right corner perforated for wall hanging. Lower right has water spot near monogram. Margins somewhat spotty. In general a very decent condition.

60 x 86 cm (23.6 x 31.5")

$ 900.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6881


 

Upper image: Der indische Schnabel-Delphin oder Susuk (Platanista gangetica)
Lower image: Der gemeine Pottwal oder Pottfisch (Physeter macrocephalus)

Lithograph printed in color. Published in Vienna, 1830.
A few hardly noticeable spots and two pinholes in page.

Page size: 21.1 x 28.8 cm ( 8.3 x 11.3 ") Length of lower whale: 25 cm ( 9.8 ")

$ 120.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6814


„Harpooning the Whale / Dangers of the Whale Fishery".

Wood engraving . Published in „The Pictorial Museum of Animated Nature". London 1856/58

Ist image:Two fisherboats approching whale for harpooning in polar region.

2nd image: Attacked whale gives fisherboat a whirl sending five fishermen including the harpoonist swimming.

These two images are accompanied by details. From top: Inside jaws of Greenland whale, New Zealand whale, whaling harpoon and lance, Skeleton of rorqual, rorqual, Greenland whale.

Clean print. general age toning. Text on reverse side.

35 x 24.8 cm (13.8 x 9.8")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6875


A Strange species Of Whale Stranded On The Beach At Dennis, Massachusetts.

Wood engraving by J.H. Blake from an illustrated work ca 1870. Reverse side is printed.

7.2 x 17.3 cm ( 2.8 x 6.8 ")

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6864 SOLD


Balena Rostrata Fabricius

Copper etching by Basire after Bell from "Philo. Trans." published ca 1800.

Upper margin is very narrow. Vertical folds to fit book size.

18 x 32.5 cm ( 7 x 12.7 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6844


Histoire Naturelle

Fig. 1. La Balene. Fig. 2. Le Cachalot. Fig. 3. Le Narval.

Copper etching from "Histoire Naturelle", published 1751 in Paris.
Modern hand coloring.

Page size: 41 x 27 cm ( 16.1 x 10.6 ")
Length of lower whale: 16.5 cm ( 6.5 ")

$ 125.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6835


The Common Dolphin.
Cuvier

Steel engraving in original hand coloring by Lizars after J. Stewart. From "Naturalist´s Library", ca 1860.
Print has overall light age toning.

9.5 x 14 cm ( 3.7 x 5.5 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6865


The Hyperdoon

Steel engraving in original hand coloring by Lizars after J. Stewart. From "Naturalist´s Library", ca 1860.
Creasing on lower margin edge.

8.3 x 14 cm ( 3.2 x 5.5 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6863


Common Porpoise Cape Porpoise.

Steel engraving in original hand coloring by Lizars after J. Stewart. From "Naturalist´s Library", ca 1860.
Overall light age toning.Small spot in lower margin. Creasing on lower margin edge.

9 x 14.5 cm ( 3.5 x 5.7 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6862


The Diodon of Sowerby

Steel engraving in original hand coloring by Lizars after J. Stewart. From "Naturalist´s Library", ca 1860.

7.5 x 14.8 cm (2.9 x 5.8 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6859


The Lead Couloured Dolphin The Brideled Dolphin

Steel engraving in original hand coloring by Lizars after J. Stewart. From "Naturalist´s Library", ca 1860. Narrow lower margin. Light age toning.

9.8 x 15.7 cm ( 3.8 x 6.2 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6882


Delphinus Superciliosus

Steel engraving in original hand coloring by Lizars after J. Stewart. From "Naturalist´s Library", ca 1860.

9 x 14.7 cm ( 3,5 x 5.8 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6884


The Soosoo of the Ganges.

Steel engraving in original hand coloring by Lizars after J. Stewart. From "Naturalist´s Library", ca 1860. No lower margin.

10 x 14.7 cm ( 3.9 x 5.8 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6885


The P. Griseus
D'Orbigny

Steel engraving in original hand coloring by Lizars after J. Stewart. From "Naturalist´s Library", ca 1860.
Print has overall age toning and creasing on bottom edge.

10.2 x 17 cm ( 4 x 6.7 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6807


Der in Berlin ausgestellte Riesenwalfisch.

Wood engraving after Eugen Hilpert from an illustrated work ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

7.9 x 11.8 cm ( 3.1 x 4.6 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6861


Ziphus Tasmaniensis, A Rare Species Of Dolphin, Killed Near Flinders Island.

Wood engraving ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

9.7 x 14.5 cm ( 3.8 x 5.7 ")

$ 25.00

Order nr. DOLPHINWHALE6860


Pottwal
(Catodoon macrocephalus)

Wood engraving by Specht from an
illustrated work ca 1890. Reverse side
is printed.

13.7 x 12.6 cm ( 5.3 x 4.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6851


"A small "school" of Fin-Back Whales at the mouth of the St. Lawrence."

Wood engraving after W. Carpendale, ca 1870. Backside is printed.
Light fraying on lower margin edge.

15.3 x 22.5 cm ( 6 x 8.8 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE 6845


Delphin (Delphinus delphis)

Wood engraving by Specht from an
illustrated work ca 1890. Reverse side
is printed.

10.7 x 12.6 cm ( 4.2 x 4.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DOLPHINWHALE6852


 

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