Van de Velde & Son : marine painters : the firm of Willem van de Velde the Elder and Willem van de Velde the Younger, 1640-1707 Remmelt Daalder ; traslated by Michael Hoyle Primavera Pers, 2016 A son of Willem van de Velde the Elder, also a painter of sea-pieces, Willem van de Velde, the younger, was instructed by his father, and afterwards by Simon de Vlieger, a marine painter of repute at the time, and had achieved great celebrity by his art before he came to London. Willem van de Velde the According to an account from 1674, Charles II paid the Van de Veldes one-hundred pounds a year. BIOGRAPHY The marine draughtsman Willem van de Velde the Elder was born in Leiden in 1611, the son of the master of a transport vessel, Willem Willemsz van de Velde. The Elder and Younger Willem van de Velde represent the pinnacle of marine painting. While being in Holland they visited a number of artists’ studios including the one of Willem van de Velde the Elder. This act later was the reason that van Velde gained his marine commission in London. The navy had difficulty in recruiting men, and on occasion the authorities would restrict the movement of merchant ships especially during wartime to encourage sailors to seek work in the navy. Artists did not often depict people at work on ships but here Van de Velde includes figures on the side of ‘De Eendracht’ and in the water weighing (raising) the anchor. Van de Velde made seven other drawings of ‘De Eendracht’, its pair can be seen below, while the others are in the collections of the Boijmans-Van Beuningen Museum, Rotterdam and the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich. However this is unlikely as the chalk lines here are too strong. View Willem van de Velde the Elder’s 148 artworks on artnet. Willem van de Velde was baptised on 18 December 1633 in Leiden, Holland, Dutch Republic. Willem van de Velde the Elder (c. 1611-93), Mary of Modena embarking at Gravesend 1673, graphite, some black chalk, strengthened with pen and ink, grey wash, on paper. 2 synonyms for van de Velde: Henri Clemens van de Velde, Henri van de Velde. Synonyms for Willem van de Velde the Elder in Free Thesaurus. Born in Leiden and active in Amsterdam, father and son had moved to London by January 1673 to work for King Charles II. These had the appearance of engravings, but were highly detailed works drawn with pen onto a prepared wooden panel or canvas. Nine years later the Elder and his wife went through a legal separation, ‘on account of legal disputes and the most violent quarrels’. He was the son of the painter Willem van de Velde the Elder, and the brother of Adriaen van de Velde, who was a landscape and figure painter. Commanded by Admiral Jacob Opdam (1610-65), the ship was destroyed in 1665 during the Second Anglo-Dutch War (1665-67). Willem van de Velde, the Elder, (born 1611, Leiden, Neth.—died December 1693, London, Eng. Willem Van de Velde the Elder Willem van de Velde the Elder (1611-1693) is regarded as one of the most eminent maritime artists of the seventeenth century. The cardinal paid 325 guilders for … Made up of six pieces of paper joined together, this is one of a series of eleven drawings by the Elder all of which record Mary of Modena’s journey across France to London. While he is famous for some oil paintings, most of his works were pen and ink. The date, 1672, commonly given for his entry into the service of Charles II of England, was at a time when the Dutch Republic was at war with England (Third Anglo-Dutch War). V What are synonyms for Willem van de Willem van de Velde miał dwóch synów: Adriaen van de Velde i Willem van de Velde (młodszy), którzy zostali odnoszącymi sukcesy malarzami. Antonyms for Willem van de Velde the Elder. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. He was probably trained by his father, who was famous for his accurate monochrome representations of ships on panel. As a boy, Willem may have accompanied his father on sea expeditions, which likely influenced his career as a marine artist. He wasn't the only artist to paint the scenes of this battle, his son, Ludolf Bakhuysen and Pieter Cornelisz van Soest also made paintings of it. Maritime Artist. The Battle of Scheveningen, 10 August 1653. Willem van de Velde the Younger (18 December 1633 (baptised) – 6 April 1707) was a Dutch marine painter, the son of Willem van de Velde the Elder, who also specialised in maritime art. Willem van de Velde the Elder [Dutch Baroque Era Painter, 1611-1693] Guide to pictures of works by Willem van de Velde the Elder in art museum sites and image archives worldwide. His marriage was stormy, at least in its later years. Bequeathed by Sir Bruce Ingram, 1963, PD.809-1963 The Elder and Younger Willem van de Velde represent the pinnacle of … Willem van de Velde the Elder (1610/11 – 13 December 1693) was a Dutch Golden Age seascape painter. Conditions on board were unpleasant and insanitary: lice, fleas and rats were rife as were scurvy, dysentery and pneumonia. Their works are often hard to tell apart, but the father is usually credited as being the better draughtsman. van de Velde, and is commonly said to have been bred to the sea. Willem van de Velde the Elder (1610/11 – 13 December 1693) was a Dutch Golden Age seascape painter. Willem van de Velde the Younger was a Dutch marine painter, the son of Willem van de Velde the Elder, who also specialised in maritime art. Willem van de Velde the Elder synonyms, Willem van de Velde the Elder pronunciation, Willem van de Velde the Elder translation, English dictionary definition of Willem van de Velde the Elder. 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