Descent from the Cross (from The Passion series, plate 11 of 14)

1521
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 053; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 53; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 53, I(b)/II

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.5 x 7.6 cm (4 1/2 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

49.854

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, lower center: L 1521

Markings

No watermark; verso, MFA stamp (Lugt 282) with old accession number in graphite: 36823

Provenance

Anna Camilla Hoyt (b. 1897 - d. 1985, from 1959 Anna Hoyt Mavor), Brookline; September, 1949, her gift to the MFA, Boston.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Anna C. Hoyt