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14222 Rare Antique Plate with Whaling Scene
Rare antique French transferware plate with whaling scene titled "Peche de la Baleine" embellished with a floral and bird border. 8 1/8 in. diameter. Ca. 1830's.
The image is taken from a lithograph by Victor Adam published in Paris in 1834. (See Elizabeth Ingalls, Whaling Prints in the Francis B. Lothrop Collection, page 91).