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A Whaler in the Ice, Chopping Out

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Inscription

Signed in graphite, in image, l. r. corner: Wm. Bradford

Provenance

Vose Galleries, Boston; Florence Lewisohn, New York; Lewis A. Shepard, Worcester, MA; purchased by MFA September 1997.

Credit Line

M. and M. Karolik Fund

after 1869

Dimensions

Image/canvas, approximately: 75.7 x 121.2 cm (29 13/16 x 47 11/16 in.) Framed: 94.9 x 140.3 cm (37 3/8 x 55 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1997.147

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and thinned oil paint on gray primed canvas, varnished

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