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A Young Man with Eight Armed Men

about 1510
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 142; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) 142 (only state); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 142 (a)

Dimensions

Sheet: 11 x 7.8 cm (4 5/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

M28420

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate lower left: L

Markings

Partial watermark: 4 lobed flower; verso, collector's stamp in black ink: P. Davidsohn [Lugt 645]; in graphite: c. 6985; B. 142; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 28420

Provenance

Paul Davidsohn (b. 1839 - d. 1927), Berlin, London, and Vienna; London and Berlin; November 22-26, 1920, his sale, C. G. Boerner, CXXX, Leipzig, lot 1091, to P. & D. Colnaghi (dealers, London); 1921, purchased from Colnaghi by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund