25 January 2005
Willem van de Velde II (Leyden 1633-1707 London)
Two frigates with a fishing boat (recto); A frigate firing a broadside (verso)
with inscriptions 'Velde' and 'scct'
black chalk, pen and brown ink, grey wash
5 3/8 x 8 1/8 in. (134 x 210 mm.)
Dr. James Hasson.
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Peter Schatborn has kindly confirmed the attribution on the basis of a photograph in a communication dated 5 November 2004.
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