Poule Mourante

about 1890s
Theodorus van Hoytema (Dutch, 1863–1917)


Sheet: 85.5 x 53.7 cm (33 11/16 x 21 1/8 in.) Framed: 96 x 63.5 x 2 cm (37 13/16 x 25 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ink and pastel on paper

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Recto, in ink, l.r: TVHoytema / Poule Mourante


Kunsthandel E. J. van Wisselingh & Co., Haarlem. 2003, K. Sanders, The Hague; 2003, sold by Sanders to Justin G. Schiller and Dennis M. V. David, Kingston, NY; February 5, 2008, Schiller-David Collection sale, Sotheby's Amsterdam, lot 106, bought in; 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