18. 18th century. 35 x 27.5 cm, engraving, showing whales, polar bears and walruses, and sailors hunting a walrus from a dinghy. Very slight toning, tiny amount of wear to edges, otherwise very good. § Likely a scene from Willem Barentsz’s third expedition in search of the Northwest Passage. In.....
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1816. Strand: J. Jenkin’s Naval Achievements, 1816. Two hand colored aquatints, approx. 12” x 9”, mounted. Both have foxing to margins; very good. § Original engravings by Sutherland, from paintings by T. Whitcombe, depicting two ships captured at sea, with masts falling and sails torn by cannon fire.