P. Michael KOTASEK (1962 - )

Try Pots

Watercolour, over a pencil underdrawing.
Signed and dated PM KOTASEK 05 at the lower left.
451 x 673 mm. (17 3/4 x 26 1/2 in.) [image]
492 x 673 mm. (19 3/8 x 26 1/2 in.) [sheet]

ENQUIRE

A try pot is a large cast iron pot used to remove and render down the oil from whale blubber. Try pots were used extensively in the New England whaling industry in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Provenance:
Grenning Gallery, Sag Harbor, New York.


P. Michael KOTASEK

Try Pots

558

  • Name: *
  • E-mail: *
  • Phone:
  • Comment: