Stencil coloured woodcut on wove paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 29.1 x 41.8 cm. The image size is ca. 26.3 x 33.2 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 11.5 x 16.5 inch. The image size is ca. 10.4 x 13.1 inch.
Antique print, titled: ‘Hier zeilt ‘s lands dappre admiraal, de Ruiter, door de zilte baren […]. De Fortitude zeilt ook mee […].’ – A catchpenny print with two images, each showing a Dutch ship of the line. The one is the ship of Admiral De Ruyter while the other is the Fortitude. Source unknown, to be determined. Provenance: Manuscript owner annotations on rear: Renze Bavius, 21 October 1886 Marga A. v.d. Meulen.Artists and Engravers: Anonymous.
Condition: Good, given age. Print attached to carrier. Small tears in lower image in margin and a bit in print. Two original folds, small tear on place where the two folds meet. All backed by acid free tape on rear. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-CATCHPENNY-ADMIRAL DE RUYTER-FORTITUDE-WAR SHIPS-ANONYMOUS