Fine Art

Willem Van de Velde I

London, 1611 - 1693

A Small Boat in a Calm Sea with Men Rigging its Sails

 
Black lead & grey wash on two joined sheets of paper
6 1/16 x 8 1/16 inches (15.4 x 20.5 cm)
Signed: W.v.Veld 1674

With collector’s monogram: WE William Esdaile 
(1758-1837, England) – famous Rembrandt drawings collection.