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View of a Seaport, from the series "The River Ij and Seascapes," Holl. 1-10

1701
Ludolf Bakhuizen (Dutch, 1631–1708)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 9, Hollstein 9, iii

Dimensions

Platemark: 17.3 x 23.4 cm (6 13/16 x 9 3/16 in.) Sheet: 18 x 24 cm (7 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.) Image: 16.9 x 23.3 cm (6 5/8 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8229

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, in image, l.l.: LB 1701
In plate, l.l.: L. Bakhuizen fec. et exc. cum Privil. ord Holland et West Frisie.

In graphite, recto, l.l.: 9

Signed

signed

Markings

Unidentified watermark, l.c. (shield)
Verso, l.l.: Lugt 1309 (Henry F. Sewall, about 1895, New York)
Verso, l.r.: Lugt 1870 (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Harvey D. Parker Collection) and in black ink: 8229

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York [Lugt 1309]; 1897, purchased through the Harvey D. Parker Fund [Lugt 1870] by the MFA. (Accession date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund