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View of boats, two flying the Spanish flag, on the river Scheldt (Schelde), with Antwerp in the distance to right, a bridge of boats to left
Pen and brown ink with grey and blue wash
- Production date
- 1605 (c.)
Height: 191 millimetres
Width: 191 millimetres (circular)
- Curator's comments
- Delen ('Iconographie d'Anvers') dates this drawing around 1580, but Popham recognises the bridge as the one built by Spriolla in 1605. Attributed by Bertier de Sauvigny to Abel Grimmer because of the attention to the architectural details in the background.
Literature: R. de Berthier de Sauvigny, 'Jacob et Abel Grimmer: Catalogue raisonné', Brussels, 1991, p.249, cat.no.3.
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