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Alphen, a Vilage near Leyden, ca. 1777

  • William Baillie, English, 1723-1810
  • Jan van Goyen, Dutch, 1596-1656

Engraving printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Image: 8 1/8 × 12 1/4 inches (20.6 × 31.1 cm) Plate: 10 1/2 × 13 inches (26.7 × 33 cm) Sheet: 14 7/8 × 17 3/8 inches (37.8 × 44.1 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S56

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Boats
  • Village
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Engraving (print)
  • England

Signed, in plate, within engraved border: WBaillie f.

Inscribed, in plate, center lower margin: From a Drawing of VAN GOIEN, in the Collectn: of the Earl of Bute. | Publish'd Jany. 1st. 1777. Inscribed, upper center edge: ALPHEN NEAR LEYDEN

October 1886, C.A. Henriques sale. Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

William Baillie; after Jan van Goyen, Alphen, a Vilage near Leyden, ca. 1777, engraving printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S56.