Fishing and Icebergs

William Bradford, American, 1823 - 1892



Etching on heavy wove paper

Impression: 15 3/8 × 21 5/8 in. (39.1 × 54.9 cm)

Sheet: 21 × 29 in. (53.3 × 73.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Elmore P. Haskins



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, on plate, lower right: Wm Bradford / copyright / 1889; signed, in graphite, lower right margin: William Bradford

Course History

ENGL 52, Vox Clamantis: Wilderness in 19th Century American Literature, Michael Chaney, Winter 2020

Exhibition History

American Painters of the Arctitc, Amherst, Massachusetts, February 1-28, 1975.

Coe-Kerr Galleries, New York City, New York, March 11-April 15, 1975.

Nineteenth Century American Prints, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 25-June 12, 1977.

William Bradford, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts, November 2-December 28, 1969.

William Bradford, Whaling Museum, New Bedford, Massachusetts, January-February 1970.


Elmore Payton Haskins (1849-1930), New Bedford, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 1921.

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