Catalog Archive

Auction 92, Lot 419

"A Gale [together with] A Calm", Velde, Willem van de

Subject: Ships

Period: 1700 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

10.5 x 9 inches
26.7 x 22.9 cm

Fine set of copper engravings by M. Sallieth from a painting (in the collection of Thomas Pratt Esq.) by Dutch artist Willem van de Velde. The first depicts fishing boats and ships preparing for a coming storm, while the second depicts the same area on a lovely clam day, with fishermen preparing their boats.


Condition: A

Estimate: $400 - $500

Sold for: $300

Closed on 9/13/2000