Kalendar voor 1896

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


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


Medium or Technique

Twelve color lithograph leaves for calendar, with cover and headpiece

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


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


Recto, each sheet, mongrammed on stone


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