Ludolf Backhuysen

A Danzig galleon offshore making ready to sail with figures on the beach loading a longboat as other vessels come into the anchorage



Ludolf Backhuysen - A Danzig galleon offshore making ready to sail with figures on the beach loading a longboat as other vessels come into the anchorage



Ludolf Backhuysen
A Danzig galleon offshore making ready to sail with figures on the beach loading a longboat as other vessels come into the anchorage
1656
33 x 45 cm
Pen and black ink and oil on panel
Signed and dated on a piece of driftwood, lower centre: Ludolph Backhuisen 1656
Sale Bonhams, London, 8 December 2004


Provenance

Acquired by a friend of the current owner's family prior to 1900 and given to the current owner's father approximately forty years ago
thence by family descent
sale Bonhams, London, 8 December 2004, nr. 20

Other works by Ludolf Backhuysen


Ludolf Bakhuysen The Y at Amsterdam, with the Frigate 'De Ploeg'
The Y at Amsterdam, with the Frigate 'De Ploeg'
1680 - 1708

Ludolf Backhuysen The Shipyard of the Dutch East India Company at Amsterdam
The Shipyard of the Dutch East India Company at Amsterdam
1696

Ludolf Backhuysen View of Emden from the island Nesserland
View of Emden from the island Nesserland
1698

Ludolf Backhuysen Ships in Distress off a Rocky Coast
Ships in Distress off a Rocky Coast
1667

Ludolf Backhuysen Ships before Amsterdam
Ships before Amsterdam
1665