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Uilen-geluk (The Happy Owls)

1895
Illustrated by Theodorus van Hoytema (Dutch, 1863–1917), Text by Tine Hogervorst van Hoytema (Dutch, 1865–1927), Publisher C. M. van Gogh (Dutch, late 19th century)


Place of Publication: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Dimensions

Overall: 24.8 x 20.2 x 0.9 cm (9 3/4 x 7 15/16 x 3/8 in.) Other (Page): 24 x 19.6cm (9 7/16 x 7 11/16in.)

Accession Number

1996.364

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 20 color lithographs

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Amsterdam: C. M. van Gogh, 1895) Quarto, accordion fold; 20 pp.; original publisher’s pictorial paper boards.

Illustrations of animals.


Amsterdam: C. M. van Gogh, 1895

Inscription

See Notes for long inscription at end of volume.

Provenance

Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, December 18, 1996.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow