Oil painting on canvas, Shipping Scene, Dutch School, bears signature, on a spar bottom left, of Willem van der Velde the younger (Leyden 1633 – London 1707) and date 1696. A man-of-war firing a salute with other shipping offshore.
Purchased with a grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund (NHMF) from Edward John Peregrine Cust, 7th Baron Brownlow, C. St J. (b.1936) in 1984
Belton House, The Brownlow Collection (acquired with the help of the National Heritage Memorial Fund by the National Trust in 1984)
Makers and roles
Dutch School, artist previously catalogued as attributed to Willem van der Velde the younger (Leyden 1633 – London 1707), artist