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Joseph Escaping from Potiphar's Wife (Plate 2 from a series of 5, The Story of Joseph)

Unidentified artist, 16th century, After Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 020 (copy in reverse); Hollstein 20 (copy in reverse); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Image: 12.4 x 16 cm (4 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P9152

Medium or Technique

Engraving, copy in reverse

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in plate, upper left, above door, in reverse: "L" 1512 [copied after the original]

Markings

Watermark: Fleur-de-lis in a crowned shield

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, acquired by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund