Frontispiece to set of 18 Landscapes

1615
Artist Jan van de Velde II (Dutch, 1593–1641)


Catalogue Raisonné

Fr .-v.d. K. 217; Hollstein 178

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.8 x 30.9 cm (4 5/8 x 12 3/16 in.) (trimmed within platemark)

Accession Number

58.461

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate at center: Amoenissimae aliquot Regiunculae, et antiquorum momentorum ruinae: a Ioanne Veldio Iuniore delineatae, et per chalcographiam in lucem aeditae a Nicolao Loannis Vischerio anaglijptario. Anno. MDCVX. AMSTELODAMI.
In plate lower center: 1

Markings

Verso upper left in pen and black ink -- mark of A. M. Champernowne (Lugt 153)

Provenance

Arthur Melville Champernowne (born 1871, Totnes, South Devon, Lugt 153); Craddock & Barnard (London); from whom purchased by MFA, 8 May 1958.

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund