Armed Three-Master with Daedalus and Icarus in the Sky (from The Sailing Vessels series)
New Hollstein, Bruegel the Elder (2006), 65:II; Van Bastelaer (1908), 101 (I).
Platemark: 22.2 x 28.6 cm (8 3/4 x 11 1/4 in.) Sheet: 26.6 x 32.7 cm (10 1/2 x 12 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Engraving and etching
Not On View
In plate, lower left, after Huys's initials: bruegel; lower right, in margin below image: .Cum.priuileg
In plate, lower left: .F.H.
Watermark [not identified]; recto, upper center, outside platemark, in ink: 43.; verso, lower center, collector's stamp in black ink: [the mark of Waldburg-Wolfegg Kupferstichkabinet, Lugt 2542]; lower left, in graphite: B22010; lower right: F.VO
Prince Waldburg-Wolfegg. October 1929, purchased from Keppel & Co., New York (dealer) by the MFA.
Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis