BERCKHEYDE, Gerrit Adriaensz.
(b. 1638, Haarlem, d. 1698, Haarlem)

The Bend in the Herengracht

Pen washed, 179 x 375 mm
City Archives, Amsterdam

This is one of the preparatory drawings executed for a painting now in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. With some minor differences the drawing provides the same view as the painting.