Gijsbrecht van Aemstel [The Downfall Amsterdam] by Joost van den Vondel [titlepage]

1893


Dimensions

Image: 33.5 x 23 cm (13 3/16 x 9 1/16 in.) Sheet: 42 x 30.2 cm (16 9/16 x 11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2002.382

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph with metallic ink, proof

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The book from which this titlepage derives was published in Haarlem by Erwen F. Bohn, 1893-1901.

Inscription

Lower right, in pencil : Proefdruk [proof]; text on titlepage: .JOOST. .VAN. DEN. .VONDEL./GYSBREGHT.VAN.AEMSTEL./D'ONDERGANG.VAN.SYN.STAD.EN ./SYN.BALLINGSCHAP TREURSPEL./URBS/ANTIQUA/RUIT/UITGAVE.VAN.DE.ERVEN.F.BOHN. HAARLEM.1893/MET.INLEIDING.VAN.L.SIMONS./T.ONEEL.DECORATIE.ONTWERP.N./VAN.H.P.BERLAGE./MUZIEK.VAN.BERN.ZWEERS./BOEK.VERSIERINGEN.VAN./A.J.DERKINDEREN.

Signed

Signed in pencil, lower right: A. J. der Krinderen

Markings

Collector's stamp in pink, with initials: PJ [Philip Jansen]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 2002.382

Provenance

Philip Jansen. 2000, sold by Bubb Kuyper, auctioneer, Haarlem, the Netherlands to T. Van Leeuwen, Amsterdam. William Carl (dealer), Northampton, MA; September 25, 2002, sold by Carl to the MFA.

Credit Line

Prints, Drawings, and Photographs Curator's Discretionary Fund