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Dutch Men of War and Shipping

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Arthur H. Clark Collection
Object type: ink drawing
Maker: Velde, W. Van de
Place made: Netherlands
Date made: 1600-1699
Materials: ink; paper; mounted
Measurements: 9 1/4 in x 14 3/4 in
Nomenclature: ships; Men of War; shipping; Dutch
Classification: seascapes

Pen and ink drawing of Dutch Men of War and shipping. Surface is abraded. Artist's signature on lower right corner. Unclear which Willem Van de Velde (II or I). The ship in the left foreground is either shipwrecked or in the process of repair. Wood debris lean up against the hull. Three men of war ships are in the background. Collection label: "Pen and in drawing of Dutch Men of War and Shipping by W. Van de Velde."


Related People

Velde, Willem van de, II
Dutch painter, 1633-1707