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Willem van de Velde the Younger: The Cannon Shot  wikidata:Q17342294 reasonator:Q17342294
artist QS:P170,Q432266
Willem van de Velde the Younger: The Cannon Shot
Dutch: Het kanonschot Edit this at Wikidata
The Cannon Shot
label QS:Lnl,"Het kanonschot"
label QS:Len,"The Cannon Shot"
label QS:Lde,"Der Kanonschuß"
Object type painting Edit this at Wikidata
Genre marine art Edit this at Wikidata
Date Circa 1680
date QS:P571,+1680-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q12321255,P518,Q861259
Dimensions height: 78.5 cm (30.9 in); width: 67 cm (26.3 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,78.5U174728
dimensions QS:P2049,67U174728
institution QS:P195,Q190804
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Object history

1854: bequeathed to the city of Amsterdam by Adriaan van der Hoop (1778-1854), Amsterdam

30 June 1885: lent to Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Amsterdam, by the city of Amsterdam
References Rijksmuseum Amsterdam online catalogue, as The Cannon Shot, circa 1680
date QS:P,+1680-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
RKDimages, Art-work number 9883, as Een Hollands oorlogsschip maakt zich gereed voor vertrek en vuurt een saluutschot af; links op de achtergrond een driemaster, circa 1680
date QS:P,+1680-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
Source/Photographer Web Gallery of Art:  Inkscape.svg Image Information icon.svg Info about artwork
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Het Kanonschot - Canon fired (Willem van de Velde II, 1707).jpg File:Het Kanonschot - Canon fired (Willem van de Velde II, 1707).jpg
Willem van de Velde d. J. 001.jpg File:Willem van de Velde d. J. 001.jpg
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