Vessel on the Maas, ca. 1877

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

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 8 5/8 × 6 3/4 inches (21.9 × 17.1 cm) Sheet: 17 1/2 × 12 1/4 inches (44.5 × 31.1 cm)

Gift of Charles L. Freer

05.105

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Etching (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Windmills
  • Ships
  • Marine (visual work)
  • Maas

Signed, in pencil, lower right: Bon a tirer | C. N. Storm van's Gravesande

Watermark: VAN GELDER

Inscribed, in plate, center of image: LA HOLLANDE | 24 | Eaux-fortes | par | Storm van's Gravesande Inscribed, lower center: Imp F Nys Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: No 98 3 Etat Inscribed, verso: 77768 [two other illegible notations]

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

Carel Nicolaas Storm van 's-Gravesande, Vessel on the Maas, ca. 1877, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Charles L. Freer, 05.105.