Het hooge land beekbergen

1896
Johannes Theodorus Toorop (Dutch, 1858–1928), Printed by S. Lankhout (Dutch, 19th century)


Dimensions

Image: 87.4 x 65 cm (34 7/16 x 25 9/16 in.) Sheet: 92.5 x 67.5 cm (36 7/16 x 26 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2011.314

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Posters

An allegorical lithographed poster for the Workers Union (Het Hooge Land was a charitable Institute) depicting a winged female figure streching out her arms to two frightened nude men

Inscription

Recto, on stone, l.l: JT S. Lankhout & Co.

Provenance

1988, Galerie Wouter van Leeuwen, Amsterdam; 1988, sold by van Leewuwen to Justin G. Schiller and Dennis M. V. David, Kingston, NY; February 5, 2008, Schiller-David Collection sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, lot 157, 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