Armed Three-Master Anchored near a City

about 1561–62
Frans Huys (Netherlandish, 1522–1562), After Pieter Bruegel, the Elder (Netherlandish, about 1525–1569), Published by Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, 1510–1570)


Catalogue Raisonné

New Hollstein, Bruegel the Elder (2006), 67: I; Van Bastelaer (1908), 103

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.9 x 28.7 cm (8 5/8 x 11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.5

Medium or Technique

Engraving and etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

First state

Inscription

In plate, in the lower margin, to the right: .Cum. priuileg

Signed

Lower right: .F.H. bruegel.

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; verso, in graphite: Van Bast. 103; MFA stamp with old accession number in graphite: 35620

Provenance

Richard H. Zinser (dealer; b. 1884 - d. 1984), Forest Hills, NY; 1941, sold by Zinser to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 9, 1941)

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis