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Water, Wind, and Waves: Marine Paintings from the Dutch Golden Age

Hendrick Cornelis Vroom, A Fleet at Sea, c. 1614, oil on canvas, Private collection

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Willem van de Velde the Elder, Dutch Ships near the Coast, early 1650s, oil and ink on panel, Gift of Lloyd M. Rives, 1994.61.1

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Willem van de Velde the Younger, The Dutch Fleet Assembling Before the Four Days' Battle of 11–14 June 1666, 1670, oil on canvas, On loan from Moveo Art Collection

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Simon de Vlieger, Estuary at Day's End, c. 1640/1645, oil on panel, Patrons’ Permanent Fund and The Lee and Juliet Folger Fund in memory of Kathrine Dulin Folger, 1997.101.1

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Aelbert Cuyp, The Maas at Dordrecht, c. 1650, oil on canvas, Andrew W. Mellon Collection, 1940.2.1

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Abraham de Verwer, View of Hoorn, c. 1650, oil on panel, Fund given in honor of Derald Ruttenberg’s Grandchildren, 2008.32.1

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Reinier Nooms, called Zeeman, Amsterdam Harbor Scene, c. 1654/1655, oil on canvas, The Lee and Juliet Folger Fund, 2011.3.1

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Ludolf Backhuysen, Ships in Distress off a Rocky Coast, 1667, oil on canvas, Ailsa Mellon Bruce Fund, 1985.29.1

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Willem van de Velde the Younger, Ships in a Stormy Sea, 1671–1672, oil on canvas, Toledo Museum of Art; Purchased with funds from the Libbey Endowment, Gift of Edward Drummond Libbey, 1977.62

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Adam van Breen, Skating on the Frozen Amstel River, 1611, oil on panel, The Lee and Juliet Folger Fund, in honor of Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr., 2010.20.1

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Hendrick Avercamp, Winter Games on the Frozen River Ijssel, c. 1626, pen and black and gray ink with watercolor, gouache, and graphite on laid paper; laid down, Woodner Collection, Gift of Andrea Woodner, 2006.11.3

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Rembrandt van Rijn, View over the Amstel from the Rampart, c. 1646/1650, pen and brown ink with brown wash, Rosenwald Collection, 1954.12.114

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Anonymous Dutch 17th Century, Dutch States yacht, c. 1690, hardwood, linen, brass, iron, mica, and hemp, Kriegstein Collection

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Pieter van der Werff, Portrait of a Boy with a Miniature Three‑Master, 1696, oil on canvas, The Leiden Collection, New York

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