Oil painting on oak panel depicting a South Seas whaling port scene titled on plaque HEADING SOUTH FOR THE AFRICAN CAPE: CANO PEAK, FOGO, CAPE VERDE. Unsigned. Later? label verso state these paintings were found aboard the wreck of the Johan Elias of Nantucket, formerly in collection of William Krasner, said to be the work of the ship's carpenter James Cantelow. Size: 10 x 15.5 inches, framed 12.5 x 18. No. 1 on back (see companion pieces at lot 231 &232).
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