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A Dutch ship at anchor with a Kaag coming alongside: PD.799-1963

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


A Dutch ship at anchor with a Kaag coming alongside


Draughtsman: Velde, Willem II van de




History note: W. Esdaile (Lugt 2617); Ingram (Lugt 1405a)

Measurements and weight

Height: 100 mm
Width: 217 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963) by Ingram, Bruce Stirling, Sir


Production date: circa AD 1675

School or Style


Materials used in production

Brown ink
Blue-grey wash

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Graphite, blue-grey wash with pen and brown ink, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: W.V.V.J.
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: L835 WE 147 x W van der Velde Junr / WEsdaile (in Esdaile's hand)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.799-1963
Primary reference Number: 5460
Lugt: 2617
Lugt: 1405a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 27 November 2023 Last processed: Monday 27 November 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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