Souvenir of Havre, ca. 1873

  • Francis Nys, Belgian, 1863-1900
  • Carel Nicolaas Storm van 's-Gravesande, Dutch, 1841-1924

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 9 7/8 × 6 3/8 inches (25.1 × 16.2 cm) Sheet: 14 × 10 1/2 inches (35.6 × 26.7 cm)

Gift of Charles L. Freer

05.79

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Etching (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Ships
  • Figures (representations)
  • Marine (visual work)
  • Havre

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in pencil, lower right: CN Storm Gravesande

Watermark: VAN GELDER

Inscribed, in plate, center of image: Eaux-Fortes | par | Ch. de Gravesande Imp. F. Nys. Bruxelles. Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: 77 Inscribed, lower left corner: No 77 R

Provenance

Charles L. Freer (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1905-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Carel Nicolaas Storm van 's-Gravesande, Souvenir of Havre, ca. 1873, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Charles L. Freer, 05.79.