Arbeid Voor de Vrouw (poster of the exhibition "Work for Women")

Johannes Theodorus Toorop (Dutch, 1858–1928)


Image: 88 x 65.2 cm (34 5/8 x 25 11/16 in.) Sheet: 96.2 x 70.3 cm (37 7/8 x 27 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Poster, lithograph in saffron yellow ink

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



The yellow version was created as a “collector’s edition”, the poster used to advertise a lottery held in conjunction with the exhibition was printed in a reddish brown and included four lines of text below the image.
- Printed in bottom margin, below image, l.r.: Druk van S. Lankhout and Co. Den Haag


Inscribed in stone, in image: ARBEID / VOOR DE VROUW (on the anvil, l. l.); TOOROP. lith. (along bottom edge of anvil, l. l. corner). Printed in bottom margin, below image, l. r.: DRUK VAN S. LANKHOUT & CO. DEN HAAG

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund