Leda and the Swan
Master I B with the Bird (Italian, 15th century)
TIB 25, Commentary, p. 141 illus. first state with monogram IB. TIB 25, no. 46, as reworked by Nicoletto da Modena, monogram hidden; Hind 9, second (final) state with the rework by Nicoletto; TIB 25.118.46 and 25 (Commentary).140.004, second (final) state
Sheet: 15 x 9.9 cm (5 7/8 x 3 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Reworked by Nicoletto da Modena. active 1490s-c. 1520
Between the 1950s and 1980s, acquired by Samuel Josefowitz (Lausanne, Switzerland and Whitchurch, England); March 19, 2004, sold by Josefowitz to Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo (Naples, FL); 2010, gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011).
Print has two collectors stamps on verso, difficult to read.
Gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo