Kalendar voor 1896

1896
Designed by Theodor Willem Nieuwenhuis (Dutch, 1866–1951), Published by Scheltema & Holkema's Boekhandel (Dutch, late 19th–early 20th century)


Dimensions

Sheet (each): 33.5 x 24 cm (13 3/16 x 9 7/16 in.) Height x width (Backboard and heapiece): 37.5 x 24 cm (14 3/4 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2011.309

Medium or Technique

Twelve color lithograph leaves for calendar, with cover and headpiece

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Bound sets

Nieuwenhuis depicted motifs associated with the seasons of the year, he used coloured Easter eggs for April and grapes on the vine for October

Inscription

Recto, each sheet, mongrammed on stone

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 2, 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