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Tempete de Groenlande Dedie a Monsieur Chardin, Peintre du Roy, Conseiller et Tresorier en son Academie de Peinture et Sculpture.

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: etching
Maker: Jan Peeters I; Bacheley, Jacques; Le Bas, J. P.; Bréant
Place made: France, Ile-de-France, Paris; France, Normandie, Rouen
Date made: 1767
Materials: ink; paper
Measurements: 13 1/2 in x 20 in
Nomenclature: ships
Classification: shipwrecks

Storm in Groenland; seascape with large ships struggling on a rough sea; after Jan Peeters Etching and engraving Lettered in lower margin with title, dedication and production details: "J. Peters pinx." and "J. Bacheley sculpsit 1757" and "Dédié à Monsieur Chardin Peintre du Roy, Conseiller et Trésorier en son Academie de Peinture et Sculpture / Par son très humble et très Obéissant Serviteur / J.Bacheley" and "à Paris chez Mr. Le Bas Graveur du Roy rue de la Harpe et à Rouen chez M Bréant Graveur sur le Port près la Bourse".


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