A Man-of-War

1635–42
Experiens Sillemans (Dutch, about 1611–1653)


Catalogue Raisonné

undescribed

Dimensions

30.3 x 42.5 cm (11 15/16 x 16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

67.17

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate L: ExPeriens. Silleman / Sculps. Wonnendie / Vooran. Indi. Riedder Strat ["Experiens Silleman / Sculpsit . Living / At the head of the Ridderstraat"]
In plate LL: ExPeriens / Sillemans / Sculps
Later inscriptions or marks: Recto LR in graphite pencil: C34310 [Colnaghi stock number]
Verso LR in graphite pencil: 16 [encircled]

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: proproetary [not clearly legible]

Provenance

January 11, 1967, purchased from P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., Ltd. (dealers), London, by the MFA.

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis