Artist Simon de Vlieger, Dutch, 1601-1653
  • Wood near the Canal
  • Woods along a Canal (alternate title)
Date 17th century
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 5 3/8 × 6 1/4 inches (13.7 × 15.9 cm)
Sheet: 5 1/2 × 6 1/4 inches (14 × 15.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1205
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left of image: S. de V.
Marks Watermark: [obscured by center of image]
Stamped, in blue, verso: Max Machanek (Lugt 1775)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, verso: [notations]
November 1891, Max Machanek sale (Berlin, Germany).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)