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Stranded Whale on the Beach between Zantvoort and Wyk op Zee, 20 February 1762

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In plate lower left: dese CAGELOT VIS lang 64 Voet, is Gestrand tussen Zantvoord en Wyk- op Zee den 20 Feb=1762, In plate lower right: op't Strand in OpenbaarVyling Verkogt den 5 Maart voor 900 Guldens. In plate lower center: de Vis van agteren In plate lower right: naar't Leven Getekend den 21 Feb. en vervolgens in't Koper gebragt door C. V. Noorde Recto lower center in pen and brown ink: .1762 Recto lower right in graphite pencil: 295

Provenance

Purchased from Dr. E. H. Ariëns Kappers (Amsterdam), June 27, 2001.

Credit Line

Purchase with funds donated by Joseph P. Joyce and Curator's Discretionary Fund for Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

1762

Catalogue Raisonné

Thieme-Becker, vol. 25, p. 510.

Dimensions

Image: 20 x 32.3 cm (7 7/8 x 12 11/16 in.) Platemark: 21.2 x 33.7 cm (8 3/8 x 13 1/4 in.) Sheet: 30.6 x 42.7 cm (12 1/16 x 16 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2001.413

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