Artist Claude Gellée, French, 1600-1682
  • The Storm at Sea
Date 1630
Medium etching ? printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 4 7/8 × 6 3/4 inches (12.4 × 17.1 cm)
Sheet (no visible plate mark): 5 × 6 7/8 inches (12.7 × 17.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S289
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left: Claude Gellee in et fec.
Marks Stamp, verso: Scripps (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) 1887 [date added in ink]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, verso: R. D. 5.
June 1887, Pene du Bois sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)