Whales are the most interesting mammals on Earth. 19th Century whaling history, though somewhat disturbing was an important part of American and Global history. An important whaling museum in Connecticut is New Bedford Whaling Museum
Whales: Hand Colored Lithographs Published in 1835:
Hand Colored Whale Lithographs Published in Bruxelles in 1835. These old whale prints were printed from limestone plates, known as lithographs, and hand colored at the time of production. These old whale lithographs measure 6×9″, a few I have double matted in rag to 9×12″. Here we have Balene whales, Humpback whales, Orca whales, Beluga whales and Narwhals!
Whale Chromolithographs: Antique American & Framed-
These antique whale chromolithographs were published in New York in 1880. Each and every color in these old whale prints was applied with an individual key stoned, limestone plate. Framed in rag. UV glass. Each piece measures 11×14″ Sold as a set of three for $500. Click here to contact us.
Whale & Whaling Prints Historic Antique Lithographs and Engravings:
Here are assorted old whale prints and old whaling scenes. These are hand colored engravings and lithographs from the 18th and 19th Centuries.
Whaling history depicted in 18th and 19th Century illustrations. All of our old prints of whales are over 100 years old! We are pleased to offer this varied collection of old prints pertaining to the history of whaling. These are old engravings & lithographs of the largest mammal on Earth, the whale; whaling. Often the illustrations were drawn when history was being made. These are genuine antiques… from Anne Hall Antique Prints, guaranteed. We sell only authentic old engravings and lithographs, produced in various countries, from the early 1600’s to 1900. These very old antique prints of whales and whaling documented whaling history. Great depictions and scenes of the whaling industry from the old days, historically important in the 18th and 19th Centuries. Antique prints of whaling that are historically significant to whaling history. These illustrations were produced when whaling was so important to world commerce. Antique lithographs and hand colored engravings of whales from Anne Hall Antique Prints.