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18th century
95 x 187 mm (3.7 x 7.4 in.)

Cornelis Ploos van Amstel, Dutch, (1726–1798)
After Ludolf Backhuysen, I, Dutch, (1630–1708)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching and aquatint
Marks: Inscribed in plate, upper right: “Backhuizen 1694”; inscribed on verso: “L. Backhuizen del. 1694 Ploos van Amstel Fecit. 1768”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Cornelis Ploos van Amstel (Lugt 2725 stamp verso); H.A. Kuester (Lugt 1287a)
Bibliography: VA 13; Rudolf Weigel, Die Werke der Maler (1865), no. 108, p. 73.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1947
Accession Number: 1947.D1.197.18

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  • boats - Use for watercraft generally smaller and less seaworthy than ships and generally not designed to cross large open waters. [June 1995 related term added.]
  • marine views - Use For Term

  • plate Dimensions: 95 x 187 mm (3.7 x 7.4 in.)

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