Flotilla of merchant ships sailing on the IJ, with Durgerdam in the background
By SCHENK, Leonard; [after] LAAN, Abraham van der, 1720
Gesigt Uyt Het Y Tussen Amsteldam En Zee-Burg, Te Zien Naar Durckerdam
- Author: SCHENK, Leonard; [after] LAAN, Abraham van der
- Publication place: Amsterdam
- Publisher: Leon Schenk
- Publication date: c1720
- Physical description: Engraving with etching, on two sheets joined.
- Inventory reference: 14401
This rare print demonstrates the great strength of the Dutch Republics merchant navy.
Jan Schenk (1698–1752) was an engraver and publisher in Amsterdam.
Adolf van der Laan (1684–1755) was a Dutch draftsman and engraver.
- R.W.P. de Vries, auction, 1925: 297.