J. MURDAY (BRITISH, ACT. 1830-1870). THE WHALE SHIP “CASTOR” OFF THE CLIFFS OF DOVER, ON HER VOYAGE TO THE SOUTH SEA WHALE FISHERY.

Est. $10,000-$20,000

Oil on canvas, 25 x 36 ΒΌ inches. Signed and dated “J. Murday 1833” l.l.

Provenance: T.H. Parker Ltd., London, 1925; Childs Gallery, Boston.

Literature: Illustrated in George Francis Dow, “Whale Ships and Whaling: A Pictorial History of Whaling During Three Centuries,” 1925, p. 247, no. 107.

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