Requires Photography

Saint James the Greater (from the series Christ, Paul, and the Twelve Apostles, plate 6 of 14)

about 1510
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 091; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 91 (only state); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 91, I/I

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.7 × 7.2 cm (4 5/8 × 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8769

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower left: L

Markings

No watermark; verso, faded collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; faded MFA Harvey D. Parker stamp in purple ink, L. 1870, with accession number in black ink: 8769; in graphite, twice: 91

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