Kalender 1899

Designed by Carel Adolph Lion Cachet (Dutch, 1864–1945), Designed by Gerrit Willem Dijsselhof (Dutch, 1866–1924), Designed by Theodor Willem Nieuwenhuis (Dutch, 1866–1951), Published by Scheltema & Holkema's Boekhandel (Dutch, late 19th–early 20th century)


Sheet (each): 35 x 28 cm (13 3/4 x 11 in.) Height x width (Backboard and headpiece): 40 x 28 cm (15 3/4 x 11 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Set of twelve loose sheets held within a cardboard headpiece and backboard with metal brackets

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

Designed by the three artists working for art gallery, E. J. van Wisselingh & Co., each designing four of the leaves


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 1, 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