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Title:

Arctic adventure

Maker:

Hondius, Abraham; painter; Dutch artist, c.1625/30-1691

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

circa 1677

School/Style:

Dutch

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, 55.4, cm
width, 84.7, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1816; Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

Inscription:

signature; lower right; Abraham / Hondius

Exhibition(s):

The Dutch Connection. 1988-10-25 - 1989-01-08
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.), UK
Venue: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.)
Catalogue number: 35

Documentation:

Earp, F. R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 98

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1929. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1929).London?: p. 105

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1912. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.London?: p. 87

Gerson, Horst. Goodison, J. W.. 1960. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. I, Dutch and Flemish.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 63
pl. 33

Ormand, R.. 1981. Sir Edwin Landseer.p. 28
fig. 32

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1988. The Dutch Connection: The Founding of the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): The Fitzwilliam Museump. 41
Reproduced.

Goodison, J. W.. 1967. [Unknown; Illustrated London News; 1960].London:
Source Title: Illustrated London News II (1960)
p. 25
in colour

Early Arctic Adventure.London?:
Source Title: Picture Post 36 (12-1947)
p. 17
repr.

Mertens, Sabine. 1987. Seesturm und Schiffbruch: Eine Motivgeschichtliche Studie.Hamburg:
Source Title: Schriften des Deutschen Schiffahrtsmuseums; 16 (series title)()
p. 166
repr.

Hentzen, Abraham. Abraham Hondius.
Source Title: Jahrbuch der Hamburger Kunstammlungen VIII (1963)
p. 55
no. 89, repr. p. 47

Stechow, Wolfgang. Caspar David Friedrich und der 'Griper'.
Source Title: [offprint] Festschrift von Einem(1965)

pl. 53, no.2

Accession:

Object Number: 355
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 1547; input: 2000-01-28; modified: 2014-05-28)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/1547





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