Artist Dutch
Artist after Jan van Goyen, Dutch, 1596-1656
  • Fishermen near the Shore
Date between 1750 and 1800
Medium black chalk and gray wash on buff laid paper with brown fibrous inclusions
Dimensions Sheet: 4 3/4 × 7 7/8 inches (12.1 × 20 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 34.106
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, center, verso: Simon de Flieger [sic]
Inscribed, in pencil, center right, verso: 3
Inscribed, in pencil, lower right, verso:Van Goyen [indecipherable]
E. Speelman (London, England);
1934-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bulletin of the DIA (1935): p. 57.

Scheyer, Ernst. Drawings and Miniatures from the XII to the XX Century. Detroit, 1936, no. 78 (ill.).

Logan, A.M. Dutch and Flemish Drawings and Watercolors. New York, 1988, p. 129, no. A6 (ill.).