Simon de Vlieger

Dutch Ships on Calm Water



Simon de Vlieger - Dutch Ships on Calm Water


Possibly the fleet of Prince Frederick Henry of Orange on the Merwede River at Dordrecht




Simon de Vlieger
Dutch Ships on Calm Water
c. 1650
60 x 83 cm
Oil on panel
Signed lower left on the rudder of the ferry: S. de VLIEGER
Szépmüvészeti Múzeum, Budapest


Exhibitions

2014 Rembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age, Nr. 8

Provenance

Prince Miklós II Esterházy, Vienna, acquird before 1821
by descent in the family until 1871 (moved to Pest in 1865)
bought by the Hungarian government together with the bulk of the Esterházy collection, 1871
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Other works by Simon de Vlieger


Simon de Vlieger Dutch Fishing Boats Hauling in Their Nets
Dutch Fishing Boats Hauling in Their Nets

Simon de Vlieger Calm Estuary at Dawn with a Dutch Kaag
Calm Estuary at Dawn with a Dutch Kaag

Simon de Vlieger Dutch frigates exchanging salutes
Dutch frigates exchanging salutes

Simon de Vlieger Seascape
Seascape
1626

Simon de Vlieger Beach with Fishermen
Beach with Fishermen
1630 - 1653