Autumn, ca. 1617

  • Jan van de Velde, Dutch, 1593-1641

Etching and engraving in ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 11 3/8 × 16 3/4 inches (28.9 × 42.5 cm) Sheet: 11 3/4 × 17 1/8 inches (29.8 × 43.5 cm)

Gift of Albert Kahn

40.14

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Allegory
  • Autumn
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Trees
  • Buildings
  • Barrels (containers)
  • Figures (representations)
  • Town
  • Engraving (print)
  • Etching
  • Birds
  • Pigs
  • Cattle
  • Clouds

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in plate, lower left, center of image: I. V inv.

Marked, watermark, center right: [coat of arms]

Inscribed, in plate, lower right of image: Cum privil. CIV. [monogram] exc. Inscribed, lower right edge of image: 3 Inscribed, Latin verse below image lower left and right. Inscribed, between the two verses: AUTUMNUS

Provenance

(Weyhe Gallery, New York, New York, USA). Albert Kahn [1869-1942]; 1940-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Jan van de Velde, Autumn, ca. 1617, etching and engraving in ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Albert Kahn, 40.14.