Farm to the Right of a Canal, early 17th century

  • Esaias van de Velde, Dutch, 1587-1630

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 2 3/4 × 4 inches (7 × 10.2 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S1176

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Farm
  • Canal
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Etching

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Stamped twice, in blue, verso: Kunsthalle, Hamburg (Lugt 1328 and 686) Stamped, verso: Scripps 1886 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]

Inscribed, in plate, as part of the image, upper center: ESYAS VANDE VELDE FECIT | C. I. Visscher exc.

Provenance

Kunsthalle (Hamburg, Germany); August 1886, (Wunderlich and Co., New York, New York, USA). Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Esaias van de Velde, Farm to the Right of a Canal, early 17th century, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S1176.