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Canal with Bridge and Houses

A work made of red chalk over traces of graphite, on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of red chalk over traces of graphite, on ivory laid paper.




After Jan van de Velde, I (Dutch, ca. 1568-1623)
or after Esaias van de Velde, I (Dutch, 1587-1630)
or Adriaen van de Velde (Dutch, 1636-1672)

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Jan van de Velde, II


Canal with Bridge and Houses


Holland (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1656–1672


Red chalk over traces of graphite, on ivory laid paper


8.6 × 17.2 cm (3 7/16 × 6 13/16 in.)

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The Leonora Hall Gurley Memorial Collection

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