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Saint Christopher at the Border of a River

about 1506
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 108 (only state); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 108, I(a-b)/I

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.9 x 8.4 cm (4 5/16 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.816

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower right: L

Markings

No watermark; verso, in graphite: c9117; B1; MFA stamp (Lugt 282) with old accession number in graphite: 36114

Provenance

Isabel McCurdy Grandin (Mrs. John Livingston Grandin, b. about 1878 - d. [?]), Boston. December 14, 1944, purchased from Charles D. Childs (dealer), Boston, by the MFA. (Accession Date: December 14, 1944)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund