View of Amsterdam and Six Men in a Boat, Plate 4 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: 7 1/16 × 9 7/16 in. (17.9 × 24 cm)

Sheet: 7 5/16 × 9 11/16 in. (18.6 × 24.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Phyllis and Bertram Geller 1937 Memorial Fund



Europe, Netherlands



Object Name




Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left margin: L. Bakhuizen fec; et exc; cum Privil; ordin; 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]

Course History

ARTH 46, Northern Baroque Art, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2012

Exhibition History

With a Sincere Hand and a Faithful Eye, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 46, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 28-December 17, 2000.


Alfred Morrison (1821-1897), London; John P. Heseltine (1843-1929), London; William H. Schab Gallery, Inc., New York; sold to present collection, 1963.

Catalogue Raisonne

Bartsch 5.4

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