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Van de Velde - Large Ships and Boats in a Calm N070600

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Filename: N070600.jpg

Size: 4500 x 4330 (17.0MB)

Date: 26th August 2009

Source: Historic England

Credit: Historic England Photo Library

Source: English Heritage Images

Job Title: Photographer

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Van de Velde - Large Ships and Boats in a Calm N070600

APSLEY HOUSE, London. " Large Ships and Boats in a Calm" by Willem Van de VELDE the younger (1633-1707). WM 1644-1948. Provisionally Spanish Royal Collection. Captured at Vitoria 1813

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Boat Cloud Dutch Maritime Painting Ship


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> Fine Art > Maritime scenes

> Heritage > English Stately Homes > Apsley House > Artworks at Apsley House

> Transport > Ships and boats > Catching the wind


EDITORS COMMENTS
This print showcases the mesmerizing artwork titled "Large Ships and Boats in a Calm" by Willem Van de Velde the younger. The painting, housed in Apsley House, London, depicts a serene maritime scene that transports viewers to another era. Van de Velde's meticulous attention to detail is evident as he skillfully captures the grandeur of large ships and boats peacefully sailing on calm waters. The Dutch artist's expertise in portraying atmospheric conditions is showcased through the beautifully rendered clouds that adorn the sky above. The composition exudes tranquility and invites contemplation as one imagines being aboard these majestic vessels, surrounded by nothing but vast expanses of sea. The play between light and shadow adds depth to the painting, enhancing its visual impact. This remarkable photograph preserves not only Van de Velde's artistic masterpiece but also serves as a testament to history itself. Originally part of Spain's Royal Collection until it was captured at Vitoria in 1813 during war times, this artwork holds immense cultural significance. Through A. J. Photographics' lens, this image offers an opportunity for art enthusiasts and history lovers alike to appreciate the beauty of Dutch maritime paintings from centuries past. It serves as a reminder of our rich artistic heritage and allows us to reflect upon our connection with nature and seafaring traditions that have shaped human civilization throughout time.

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