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Dutch Hulk and a Boeier (from The Sailing Vessels series)

Inscription

in plate, on ships stern: DIE S[?} 1564; left of lower center, in waves: 1565

Signed

not signed

Marks

watermark [not identified]; recto, lower right, collector's stamp: [Friedrich August II; Lugt 971]; verso, collector's stamp in circle, in black: P [Petersen?; Lugt 2064]; in graphite: Bastelaer (Bruegel) 98 1[underlined]; 7112; MFA stamp with old accession number in graphite: 31604

Provenance

Friedrich August II (1797-1854, Dresden); Petersen[?]; acquired by the MFA February, 1929

Credit Line

William Simes Fund

possible begun about 1561, completed 1564–5

Catalogue Raisonné

Van Bastelaer 098 (I)

Accession Number

29.1883

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