Stormy Sea with Ships, Willem van de Velde the Younger
Willem van de Velde the Younger
Stormy Sea with Ships
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Willem van de Velde the Younger

Stormy Sea with Ships, 1659


Dimensions
34.5 x 30.2 x min. 0.3 cm
maximum depth
0.4 cm
Physical Description
Oil on wood, reverse original, beveled on all sides
Inventory Number
499
Acquisition
Acquired in 1817 with the Sophia Franziska de Neufville-Gontard collection
Status
Not exhibited

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Stormy Sea with Ships
Painter
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Oil on wood, reverse original, beveled on all sides
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Unbezeichnet

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Picture Copyright
© Städel Museum
Acquisition
Acquired in 1817 with the Sophia Franziska de Neufville-Gontard collection

Work Content

Motifs and References

Iconclass

Primary
  • 25H23 sea (seascape)
  • 26C32 storm at sea
  • 46CC21 ships (in general) - CC - more than one ship
  • 46C24 sailing-ship, sailing-boat
Secondary
  • 26A4 low clouds and those originating from rising air currents

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20.08.2019