Boat at Sea, Plate 8 of 10 from the series of seascapes "D'Y Stroom en Zee gezichten geteekent en geest door"
Ludolf Backhuysen, Dutch, 1631 - 1708
Etching on laid paper
Plate: 6 15/16 × 9 7/16 in. (17.7 × 24 cm)
Sheet: 7 3/16 × 9 5/8 in. (18.2 × 24.5 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Phyllis and Bertram Geller 1937 Memorial Fund
Place Made: Netherlands, Europe
Not on view
Signed and dated, in plate, lower right: L BAKH 1701 [reversed]; inscribed, in plate, lower left margin: L. Bakhuizen fec; et exc; cum Privil; ord; Holland; et West Frisiae. [ae in ligature]; Collector's mark, reverse, stamped, in black ink, lower left: AM [Alfred Morrison, Lugt.151]; Collector's mark, reverse, stamped, in red ink, lower left: j:P:H [John Postle Helestine, Lugt.1508]; Watermark, center right: [Coat of arms of Amsterdam]
Alfred Morrison (1821-1897), London; John P. Heseltine (1843-1929), London; William H. Schab Gallery, Inc., New York; sold to present collection, 1963.
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