(Leiden 1611 – 1693 London)
Ships off the coast with an armed Flute on the left, to the right of the Flute a warship (Frigate),
in the center foreground a Flute and other ships, on the far right a pier.
Parchment, 26.7 x 42.7 cm.
Signed below the jetty: W.v. Velde
Provenance: The famous W.J.M Engelbrecht collection (acquired directly from the family).
Literature: Van de Velde drawings/ a catalogue of drawing in/ the National Maritime Museum/ made by/ The Elder and the Younger/ Willem van de Velde/ Vol. I no. 9 and 10 and Vol II no.746; J. van der Vliet, exhibit.cat. Willem van de Velde & zoon, Amsterdam (Het Scheepvaartmuseum), p.80.
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