Two Cranes ("A Happij Christmas")

1890
Theodorus van Hoytema (Dutch, 1863–1917)


Catalogue Raisonné

Amsterdam 019

Dimensions

Image: 5.5 x 11.5 cm (2 3/16 x 4 1/2 in.) Sheet: 8 x 12.5 cm (3 1/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1803

Medium or Technique

Lithograph in black, hand-colored in blue, red with additional watercolor in blue, red, brown, and green watercolor, on gray card

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Pen and blue ink, below: "A HAPPIJ CHRISTMAS."

Signed

In stone lower right: [monogram] TvH 90

Provenance

Private Collections (1986-2006); to K. Sanders Collection; purchased by Justin G. Schiller and Dennis M. V. David Collection; by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

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