Lot Content

Global notice COVID-19 Important notice
Willem van de Velde I (Leiden 1611-1693 London)
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Willem van de Velde I (Leiden 1611-1693 London)

Admiral De Ruyter meeting Tromp aboard for a council of war after the Battle of Lowestoft in 1665

Details
Willem van de Velde I (Leiden 1611-1693 London)
Admiral De Ruyter meeting Tromp aboard for a council of war after the Battle of Lowestoft in 1665
black chalk, pen and black ink, grey wash, watermark PB
7 5/8 x 10¾ in. (19.2 x 27.5 cm.)
Provenance
Nicholas Pocock (according to Houtakker 1970).
Paul Oppé (according to Houtakker 1970).
with B. Houthakker, cat. 1970, no. 68.

Condition report

If you wish to view the condition report of this lot, please sign in to your account.

Sign in
View condition report

Lot Essay

One of a series of drawings executed by the elder van de Velde of the Battle of Lowestoft on 13 June 1665, of which there are six in the Rijksmuseum (inv. nos. RP-T-00-387 to 391b) and one in the van Regteren Altena collection (see Christie's, Amsterdam, 10 December 2014, lot 215.

More from Old Master and British Drawings and Watercolours

View All
View All