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THE SHIP CALLED BREDERODE DURING THE BATTLE OF SHEVENINGEN, OIL ON CANVAS, ATTRIBUTED TO JAN ABRAHAMSZ BEERSTATEN
ATTRIBUTED TO JAN ABRAHAMSZ BEERSTRATEN (AMSTERDAM 1622-1666)
The ship called Brederode during the battle of Sheveningen
inscribed 'ANNO T SCHIP BREDERO IS MYN NAEM 1654' (on a ship)
oil on canvas
The Brederode was a warship and served as the flagship of Admiral Maerten Tromp in the sea battle of Terheide at Scheveningen in 1653 and was sunk by the Swedes in the Battle of the Sound in 1658.
We are grateful to Mr. Remmelt Daalder for this information.