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Prints and Drawings
Engraver: Frans Huys, Flemish, ca.1522–before 1562
After: Pieter Brueghel the Elder, Flemish, ca. 1525–1569

Three Caravels in a Rising Squall with Arion on a Dolphin

1561–1565

Etching and engraving

platemark: 22 × 28.5 cm (8 11/16 × 11 1/4 in.)
Paul Mellon, B.A. 1929, L.H.D.H. 1967, Fund
1969.66
Geography: 
Made in Flanders
Culture: 
Flemish
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Bibliography: 

Rebecca Szantyr, “Maritime Mythic: Pieter Bruegel’s Three Caravels in a Rising Squall with Arion on a Dolphin,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2016): 96, fig. 1.

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