Requires Photography

Ornament with Two Dolphins

1527
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 161; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 161 (only state); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 161 (b)

Dimensions

Image: 11.3 x 8 cm (4 7/16 x 3 1/8 in.) Platemark: 11.3 x 8.1 cm (4 7/16 x 3 3/16 in.) Sheet: 11.5 x 8.2 cm (4 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P8827

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, in shield lower center: L; and in shield upper center: 1527

Markings

No watermark; collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309]; completely faded Parker Collection stamp, with accession number in black ink: 8827

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund