Artist Claude Gellée, French, 1600-1682
Title
  • Seaport with the Large Tower
Date between 1635 and 1636
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Image: 5 × 7 1/2 inches (12.7 × 19.1 cm)
Sheet (no visible plate mark): 5 1/8 × 7 1/2 inches (13 × 19.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S295
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, verso: Scripps (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) 1882 [date added in ink]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left edge: 9
Inscribed, in pencil, verso: R. D. 13, II oder III
Inscribed, in pencil, verso: RD No 13 2 = tres belle epreuve | avant l'inscript (No 44, p. 5).; frag 35; 3/6
Scott Collection;
1882, (H. Wunderlich and Co., New York, New York, USA).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)