(For various reasons, a handful of these illustrations needed to be redrawn. These are the new versions.)
Title: "Cap'ain, you see him small drop tar on water dere? You see him? well, spose him one whale eye, well, den!" and taking sharp aim at it, he darted the iron right over old Bildad's broad brim, clean across the ship's decks, and struck the glistening tar spot out of sight.
9.25 inches by 6 inches
ink and marker on found paper
September 26, 2010
(Original version below)