Abraham Going to Sacrifice His Son Isaac

Abraham and Isaac

1517–19
Designed by Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 003; Ottley 13; Hollstein (relief) 3, I (II), undescribed; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 187 I; FK "B.hsn 3" a; Volbehr 192; Nijhoff 322; Lavalleye 208

Dimensions

Image: 28.2 x 21.1 cm (11 1/8 x 8 5/16 in.) Sheet: 28.3 x 21.1 cm (11 1/8 x 8 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.1080

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

not signed

Markings

watermark: small shield with lilly; verso, in graphite: 89751; c.16234; 9; MFA stamp (Lugt 282) with accession number in graphite: 66.1080

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1966, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 30, 1966)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen