Requires Photography

Birch Tree

about 1890
Theodorus van Hoytema (Dutch, 1863–1917)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.1 x 12.5 cm (6 3/4 x 4 15/16 in.) Framed: 35.5 x 30.2 x 4.5 cm (14 x 11 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.282

Medium or Technique

Graphite and coloured crayon on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto, in crayon, l.r: TVHoytema

Provenance

2003, K. Sanders, The Hague; 2003, sold by Sanders to Justin G. Schiller and Dennis M. V. David, Kingston, NY; February 5, 2008, Schiller-David Collection sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, lot 101, bought in; 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