Seascape with Boats

Jeronymus van Diest (The Hague c.1631 – The Hague 1673)
National Trust Inventory Number 85204

Category Paintings
Date 1650 - 1673
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 465 x 650 mm
Place of origin Holland
Collection Coleton Fishacre, Devon (Accredited Museum)
On show at Coleton Fishacre, Devon, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Seascape with Boats by Jeronymus van Diest (The Hague c.1631 – The Hague 1673), monogrammed centre, foreground: IVD. Four sailing ships and two rowing boats with figures in the foreground. One figure fishing with net standing on the beach. Town in the distance. Two boats with red/white/green horizontal striped flags.

Provenance

Bequeathed by Miss Dorothy M. Dillingham, Small Field, Waterside Road, Paignton, 2004

Marks and inscriptions

Rear : [ROBERT ROSE] / [Picture Cleaner & Restorer] / [Every Description of] / [Framing, Carving & Gilding] / [19 OLD BROMPTON ROAD] / [South Kensington Station, S.W.7] / [KEN 6466]
Rear right of frame: [F 35]

Makers and roles

Jeronymus van Diest (The Hague c.1631 – The Hague 1673), artist

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Record Status

Enhanced

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