Author Dr. Alan Granby
On Free Museum Monday – May 1, 2023, join us for a free talk at 11 a.m. by author and marine art historian Dr. Alan Granby on his book Wandering Whalemen and Their Art: A Collection of Scrimshaw Masterpieces.
Wandering Whalemen and Their Art: A Collection of Scrimshaw Masterpieces is an extraordinary coffee table book for the nautically inclined. This substantial volume has 661 illustrations, many of which are life sized. Using a highly specialized spot UV printing method, the incredible photographs are displayed with a brilliance and sharpness rarely seen.
Book purchase and signing available at this event.
Kids can make their own scrimshaw, courtesy of Cape Cod Maritime Museum.
All exhibits are open and it’s free all day, Museum Mondays in May.