Attributed to Willem van de Velde the Elder
Sheet: 5 7/8 x 16 1/4 in. (14.9 x 41.3 cm)
Frame: 15 13/16 x 24 15/16 in. (40.2 x 63.4 cm) (show scale)
Inscribed across the bottom of mount: "Wilhelm Vandervelde, called the Old. Born at Leyden, in 1610. Died 1693./ This Master, in his own department (Marine Views) has never been excelled. He gave an easy, natural position to the sails."
Gift of Jacob Bleibtreu
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Attributed to Willem van de Velde the Elder (Dutch, 1611-1683). Marine. Watercolor, Sheet: 5 7/8 x 16 1/4 in. (14.9 x 41.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Jacob Bleibtreu, 45.68.2 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.68.2_framed_acetate_bw.jpg)
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