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Batavier Lijn

about 1915


Dimensions

Sheet: 20.4 x 37 cm (8 1/16 x 14 9/16 in.) Framed (four sheets in one frame): 90 x 57 x 3.5 cm (35 7/16 x 22 7/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2011.286

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and ink over graphite with collage elements

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Framed with 2011.302-304.

Provenance

1914, commissioned by Helene Kröller-Müller (b. 1869 - d. 1939), Otterlo, the Netherlands. April 10, 1989, anonymous sale, Sotheby Mak van Waay, Amsterdam, lots 314 (The Unloading of the Ship) and 315 (The Passengers), sold to Justin G. Schiller and Dennis M. V. David, Kingston, NY; February 5, 2008, Schiller-David Collection sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, lot 245, bought in; December 10, 2009, Schiller-David sale, Heritage Auctions, Dallas, lot 74189, unsold; 2011, sold by Justin G. Schiller and Dennis M. V. David to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 22, 2011)

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund, Edwin E. Jack Fund, Helen and Alice Colburn Fund, Harriet Otis Cruft Fund, William E. Nickerson Fund

Copyright

© 2011 Bart Van Der Leck / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / BEELDRECHT, The Netherlands