The Ghost of Trenmor

Theodor Mattias von Holst (English, 1810–1844)


Dimensions

Sheet: 18.5 x 17.9 cm (7 5/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4316

Medium or Technique

Pen and dark brown ink over graphite

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Pen and brown ink [by the artist] bottom "The Ghost of Trenmor"

Signed

Pen and brown ink l.l. [fragment] "Von Ho[...]"

Provenance

Probably John Welch Etherington Rolls (1807-1870), who owned an album of some 300 von Holst drawings, sold at Sotheby's London 12 June 1959, acquired by P. & D. Colnaghi; Joseph F. McCrindle; to Estate of Joseph F. McCrindle; by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Joseph F. McCrindle Collection