A complete set of twenty-five chromolithograph proofs for the Dutch first edition book "Uilen-geluk (The Happy Owls)" (20 pages of proofs with text, 4 additional proofs before text, and 1 proof od vignette for title page)

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

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Chromolithograph proof with text

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




K. Sanders Collection (The Hague, The Netherlands); to E.J. van Wisselingh & Co (Haarlem, The Netherlands); April 2003, sold to 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)

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