Previous Next Facebook Instagram Twitter Pinterest Back to top
A Calm Sea

Ask anything

Loading...

Thank you. Your question has been submitted.

Unfortunately something has gone wrong while sending your question. Please try again.

Request high-res image

More information

Hendrik Dubbels has depicted two ships on the right under a grey cloudy sky. In the distance there is a warship and several sailing boats. The calm water reflects the ships. In the foreground, fishermen on the beach are gathering mussels. This painting was attributed to Jan van de Capelle, whose name was added by a later hand to the painting, Simon de Vlieger and Hendrik Dubbels. De Vlieger was the teacher of both Dubbels and Van de Capelle, and he influenced the work of both.

Read more Read less

Collection book

Collection book Order

Specifications

Title A Calm Sea
Material and technique Oil on canvas
Object type
Painting > Painting > Two-dimensional object > Art object
Location This object is in storage
Dimensions Width 65 cm
Height 52 cm
Artists Schilder: Hendrick Jacobsz. Dubbels
Vroegere toeschrijving: Simon de Vlieger
Accession number VdV 84
Credits Bruikleen / Loan: Stichting Willem van der Vorm 1972
Department Old Masters
Acquisition date 1972
Age artist Between 34 and 37 years old
Collector Collector / Willem van der Vorm
Exhibitions De verzameling Willem van der Vorm. Schilderijen van Hollandse en Franse meesters uit de 17e en 19e eeuw (1950)
De collectie als tijdmachine (2017)
The Collection Enriched (2011)
Material
Object
Geographical origin Northern Netherlands > The Netherlands > Western Europe > Europe

Please note: The metadata of this object have not been checked.
Contact a curator if something seems incorrect.

All about the artist

Hendrick Jacobsz. Dubbels

Amsterdam 1621 - Amsterdam 1707

The earliest known work of Hendrik Dubbels dates from 1641. So it is probable that he was already an independent painter at the age of twenty. Dubbels was...

Bekijk het volledige profiel