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2 edition of Scrimshaw found in the catalog.

Scrimshaw

Whaling Museum Society, Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.

Scrimshaw

folk art of the whalers.

by Whaling Museum Society, Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.

  • 98 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published in Cold Spring Harbor .
Written in

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Scrimshaws.,
    • Folk art -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementText by Walter K. Earle, curator. Illus. by Jane Davenport (Mrs. Jas. A. de Tomasi) assistant curator.
      ContributionsEarle, Walter Keese, 1886-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK5903 .W47
      The Physical Object
      Pagination36 p.
      Number of Pages36
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6265654M
      LC Control Number59000471
      OCLC/WorldCa2906758

      This is the first complete book about the famed American nautical folk art of scrimshaw and contains four hundred and fifty superb illustrations which capture the texture and character of articles produced by the scrimshander. Inscribed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller A unique feature is the extensive glossary, providing explanations of scrimshaw engraving, sculpting, carving, and collecting terms found collectively nowhere else. Artists using this book will gain an array of techniques and invaluable information. For scrimshaw carvers, this book is vital/5(5).

      Scrimshaw In Theory and Practice. This is the book to buy if you can only buy one book. It has everything explained in plain simple language. If you can read, you can learn to Scrimshaw with this book. It is an excellent book. Verified purchase: Yes | Condition: New5/5(2). Nov 11,  · Scrimshaw is an easy craft to learn, the tools are inexpensive and easily obtainable. Finding the materials to work on, the patience, managing the eye-strain and cramped fingers, are the difficult parts of this craft. (adapted from a great book called “Scrimshaw a Traditional Folk Art, A Contemporary Craft”).

      The art of scrimshaw, however, is relatively recent. Developed by sailers over years ago during the New England whaling days, the first scrimshaw was created on Sperm whale teeth. Life on a whaling vessel was often quite monotonous. During times of no whales, captains kept their crew busy keeping the ship clean and in good repair. Scrimshaw @ The Desmond Hotel has been serving award winning culinary delights to diners across the Albany area for more than 40 years. It shows no signs of letting up any time soon with such dishes as shrimp scampi and bacon wrapped filet mignon dotting the pages of the menu/5().


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We invite you to browse through our treasure trove of. Scrimshaw is scrollwork, engravings, and carvings done in bone or ivory. Typically it refers to the artwork created by whalers, engraved on the byproducts of whales, such as bones or cartilage.

It is most commonly made out of the bones and teeth of sperm whales, the. In the book “Moby Dick” Melville actually mentions Scrimshaw as; “Lively sketches of Whales and Whaling scenes, graven by the fishermen themselves on Sperm Whale teeth or ladies’ busks wrought out of the Right Whale bone and other Scrimshander articles.”.

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Scrimshaw is an American folk art form in which designs are etched into ivory or bone, then colored with ink. Although you can't legally use whale ivory, it's still possible for you to practice this folk art as well.

Once. Scrimshaw book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5.Scrimshaw and other nautical carvings. When scrimshaw is mentioned, almost all non-scrimshaw collectors and dealers think of carving on sperm whale teeth only.

But scrimshaw also includes engravings on skeletal whale bone–such as the jaw bone, called panbone–and ivory from other marine mammals such as walrus.Scrimshaw, however, usually refers to the American art of carving or engraving whale teeth or bones.

Modern scrimshanders (those that carve or engrave scrimshaw) have necessarily expanded to include horn, ancient ivory and even plastics. Consequently, determining the value of scrimshaw or other carved items can be difficult.