Page 19, Uilen-geluk (The Happy Owls)

1895
Theodorus van Hoytema (Dutch, 1863–1917), Text by Tine Hogervorst van Hoytema (Dutch, 1865–1927)


Dimensions

Sheet: 25.4 x 20.3 cm (10 x 8 in.) Image: 18 x 12.1 cm (7 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.595.24

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph proof with text

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, printed text: En de vogels, die liever wilden blijven pronken, eten, drinken en vechten, keerden hun rug naar de uilen, en zetten hun oude leven voort.

Provenance

K. Sanders Collection (The Hague, The Netherlands); to E.J. van Wisselingh & Co (Haarlem, The Netherlands); April 2003, Justin Schiller and Dennis M. V. David (Kingston, NY); 2010, gift of Justin Schiller and Dennis M. V. David to the MFA Boston. (Accession Date: September 22, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Justin G. Schiller and Dennis M. V. David