The Mermaid—Not Exactly a Disney Creature, 1822
This is a woodcut from the British The MIrrour (1835) magazine. It makes havoc, destruction and eats ships and can be 150 feet plus.
http://longstreet.typepad.com/thesciencebookstore/2008/07/the-mermaid—no.html

The Mermaid—Not Exactly a Disney Creature, 1822

This is a woodcut from the British The MIrrour (1835) magazine. It makes havoc, destruction and eats ships and can be 150 feet plus.

http://longstreet.typepad.com/thesciencebookstore/2008/07/the-mermaid—no.html