Verloren Paradijs (Expulsion From Paradise)

Johannes Theodorus Toorop (Dutch, 1858–1928)


Sheet: 28.9 x 27.1 cm (11 3/8 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor over graphite

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Recto, in graphite, l.l: Fragment Verloren Paradijs J. H Toorop


1925, with Kunsthandel Kleykamp, The Hague. With Firma A. Mak, Amsterdam, sale no. 150. Henricus Petrus Bremmer (b. 1871 - d. 1956), The Hague. 1988, Barry Friedman, Ltd., New York; 1988, sold by Friedman to Justin G. Schiller and Dennis M. V. David, Kingston, NY; December 3, 2002, anonymous (Schiller-David) sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, lot 13, unsold; February 5, 2008, Schiller-David Collection sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, lot 160, bought in; December 10, 2009, Schiller-David sale, Heritage Auctions, Dallas, lot 75233, unsold; 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