Willem van de Velde II (1633-1707)*

Three yachts in a light breeze

signed with initials ‘WVVJ’
black chalk
206 x 296 mm. 

Anon. sale, Christie’s, London, 25 June 1974 (£ 85), where acquired by the father of the present owners. 
Collector’s mark ‘B’ (verso) 

* Attributed to the named artist – Art Consult nor the consigner makes any specific or implied representations or warrenties whatsoever regarding attribution to (a) specific artist(s), dating or subject of the object(s) described and /or offered above.