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The museum is closed at 5pm, but the outside grounds will be filled with lots of outdoor Noel Night activities until 9pm. 

Seaport with the Large Tower, between 1635 and 1636

  • Claude Gellée, French, 1600-1682

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Image: 5 × 7 1/2 inches (12.7 × 19.1 cm) Sheet (no visible plate mark): 5 1/8 × 7 1/2 inches (13 × 19.1 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S295

Stamp, verso: Scripps (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) 1882 [date added in ink]

Inscribed, in plate, lower left edge: 9 Inscribed, in pencil, verso: R. D. 13, II oder III Inscribed, in pencil, verso: RD No 13 2 = tres belle epreuve | avant l'inscript (No 44, p. 5).; frag 35; 3/6

Scott Collection

1882, (H. 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)

Claude Gellée, Seaport with the Large Tower, between 1635 and 1636, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S295.