Willem van de Velde the Younger

A battle of the Third Anglo Dutch War, probably the London at the Battle of the Texel, August 1673



Willem van de Velde the Younger - A battle of the Third Anglo Dutch War, probably the London at the Battle of the Texel, August 1673

Provenance

Believed to have been bought by James Christie (1730-1803) and by descent through the family until offered
sale Christie's, London, 14 November 1997, nr. 64, where purchased by the late owner
sale Bonhams, London, 17 December 2020, nr. 65

Other works by Willem van de Velde the Younger


Willem van de Velde the Younger Ships in a Harbor
Ships in a Harbor
c. 1655-58

Willem van de Velde the Younger The Evening Gun: an English three-decker with sails loosed and a galliot in the foreground
The Evening Gun: an English three-decker with sails loosed and a galliot in the foreground

Willem van de Velde the Younger Ships at Sunset
Ships at Sunset
c. 1685

Willem van de Velde the Younger The Cannon Shot
The Cannon Shot
c. 1680

Willem van de Velde the Younger
A battle of the Third Anglo Dutch War, probably the London at the Battle of the Texel, August 1673
110.7 x 137.6 cm
Oil on canvas
Indistinctly signed with initials, on spar, lower centre: WVV* (W and V in ligature)
Sale Bonhams, London, 17 December 2020