Flotilla of merchant ships sailing on the IJ, with Durgerdam in the background
- Gesigt Uyt Het Y Tussen Amsteldam En Zee-Burg, Te Zien Naar Durckerdam
- SCHENK, Leonard; [after] LAAN, Abraham van der
- Leon Schenk,
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Engraving with etching, on two sheets joined.
Flotilla of merchant ships sailing on the IJ, with Durgerdam in the background.
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.