Requires Photography

Marine Scene with a Cityscape in the Distance, from the series "The River Ij and Seascapes," Holl. 1-10

Ludolf Bakhuizen (Dutch, 1631–1708)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 3, Hollstein 3, iii Hollstein 3, iii

Dimensions

Platemark: 17.8 x 23.3 cm (7 x 9 3/16 in.) Sheet: 18.5 x 24.2 cm (7 5/16 x 9 1/2 in.) Image: 17.4 x 23 cm (6 7/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

M26262

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, l.l.: L. Bakhuizen fec. et exc.
In plate, l.r.: cum Privil. ord. Holland et West Frisie.

In graphite, l.l. 967664
In graphite, l.r.: Backhuysen B 3
Verso, b.c. in black ink: unidentified mark or inscription? (B 3 in an oval)

Signed

signed

Markings

Watermark, r.c. (Arms of Amsterdam)
Verso, c.: Lugt 282 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston) and in graphite 26262
Verso, b.c.: Lugt 2091 (Paul J. Sachs, born 1878, active Cambridge, Mass.)
Verso, b.c. in black ink: unidentified mark (B 3 in an oval)

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 11/1/1916 [exact to month]
Paul J. Sachs (born 1878, Boston, Lugt 2091).

Credit Line

Gift of Paul J. Sachs