Dutch National Theater Production of Goethe's "Faust"

1918
Richard Nicolaüs Roland Holst (Dutch, 1868–1938)


Dimensions

Height x width: 45 1/4 x 33 7/16 in. (115 x 85 cm)

Accession Number

2002.617

Medium or Technique

Poster, color lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Posters

Printed by: Senefelder Firm, Dutch, 19th–20th century
Signed limited edition

Inscription

In pen, l.r.: No. 15 R N Roland Holst

Markings

watermark "A.J.N."

Provenance

Acquired from the artist by his student, Aart van Dobbenburgh (b. 1899 - d. 1985), The Netherlands [see note]; about 1978, acquired from Dobbenburgh by Martijn LeCoultre, Laren, The Netherlands; 2002, sold by Le Coultre to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 18, 2002)

NOTE: Dobbenburgh, pupil and friend of the artist, was a noted draughtsman and lithographer.

Credit Line

Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow Fund