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Identification and Creation
Object Number
M13405
People
Wenceslaus Hollar, Bohemian (Prague 1607 - 1677 London)
Title
A Yacht and Three Warships in a Storm
Other Titles
Alternate Title: The Two Signal Barrels
Series/Book Title: Sea Storms
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1665
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/255800
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching printed in black ink on white antique laid paper
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
12.5 × 27.7 cm (4 15/16 × 10 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • collector's mark: verso, black stamp: E De T Bechtel [within a rectangular borderline (Lugt 4707)]
  • inscription: in plate, lower margin, left: W: Hollar inu: et fec: 1665.
  • watermark: [illegible]
  • inscription: verso, brown ink: C1BX
  • inscription: verso, graphite: I[or T]./5
  • collector's mark: verso, brown stamp with graphite numbering below: [Fogg Museum accession stamp (Lugt 936)] 13,405
Provenance
Edwin De Turck Bechtel (Lugt 4707), bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1957
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
i/ii
Standard Reference Number
New Hollstein 1839, Pennington 1273
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Edwin deT. Bechtel
Accession Year
1957
Object Number
M13405
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Les Marques de Collections de Dessins & d'Estampes, website, Fondation Custodia, 2015, under L. 4707

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