15 January 2009,
Price realised USD 2,500
USD 1,500 - USD 2,500
A model of a New Bedford whale boat
William E. Hitchcock (1928-2006)
white painted hull with black sheer and rail, the interior painted a light blue and detailed with floorboards, thwarts, center board trunk, mast step and partners, mast with furled sail, oars, harpoons, bucket, coils of line, and other details. Displayed in a mahogany and glass case with brass trim and an inlaid decorative border.
10 x 30 in. (25.4 x 76.2 cm.) cased.
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