Seascape, with Galliots by Abraham Hendricksz van Beyeren

The Galliot in this painting's title is located in the centre right of the painting and is buffeted by the waves.

Details

Medium:
Oil on oak
Dimensions:
44.4 x 60.9 cm
Acquired in:
1955
Presented by:
F D Lycett Green through The Art Fund

In the distance, an assembly of other crafts can be seen on the low horizon. This painting was part of a collection of 117 works belonging to the industrialist and engineer F.D. Lycett Green and bequeathed to York through the Art Fund, in 1955, in recognition of the remarkable efforts made after the Second World War by its curator to transform it into a gallery of international importance.

Provenance

F.D. Lycett Green.

Venue details

York Art Gallery Exhibition Square, YORK North Yorkshire YO1 7EW 01904 687687 www.yorkartgallery.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.82)

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