Willem van de Velde II (1633-1707)*

A small ketch at anchor

signed with initials ‘WVVJ’
black chalk, black lead framing lines
184 x 174 mm. 

B. West (L. 419). 
C. Fairfax Murray. 
Anon. sale, Sotheby’s, Amsterdam, Mak van Waay, 16 November 1981, lot 108 (Nlg. 420), where acquired by the father of the present owners. 
Collector’s mark ‘B’ (verso). 

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