Artist Reynold H. Weidenaar, American, 1915-1985
Title
  • They That Go Down to the Sea in Ships
Date 1956
Medium etching printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 13 × 16 7/8 inches (33 × 42.9 cm)
Sheet: 15 1/8 × 19 1/4 inches (38.4 × 48.9 cm)
Credit Line Hal H. Smith Memorial Purchase Prize, 47th Annual Exhibition for Michigan Artists, 1956
Accession Number 56.180
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pencil, lower right: Reynold Weidenaar A.N.A.
Signed, in plate, lower right: PERPETRATED BY | REYNOLD | "OLD BEAGLE-EYE," | WEIDENAAR
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: They that go down to the Sea in Ships
Inscribed, in plate, lower center: AHOY YOU STOUT SAILORS, MERRY MARINERS AND BRAVE BOATERS, FORSOOTH CAST OFF BOLDY UPON THE STORM-SWEPT, FOR-BOUND SEAS, NAMELY OUR OWN LITTLE REEDS LAKE.
1956-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
47th Annual Exhibition for Michigan Artists. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1956, no. 196.