Fleet of Galleys Escorted by a Caravel (from The Sailing Vessels series)
New Hollstein, Bruegel the Elder (2006), 71:I; Van Bastelaer (1908), 107 (I)
Platemark: 22.4 x 29 cm (8 13/16 x 11 7/16 in.) Sheet: 25.2 x 32.9 cm (9 15/16 x 12 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Engraving and etching
Not On View
In plate, within image, lower right: breugel [sic]; in margin, lower right: Cum.priuileg
In plate, lower left: . F . H .
Watermark [not identified]; verso, MFA stamp with old accession number in graphite: 31998; in graphite: c.19786; 26; 107; Van Bast. 107 I; in ink: [?]
1930, purchased from a C.G. Boerner sale of May, 1930 (lot 168) by the MFA.
Maria Antoinette Evans Fund