Requires Photography

Saint Jerome as Hermit in a Landscape, Reading

1513
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 112 (only state); Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 112; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 112 I/I

Dimensions

Image: 8.5 x 10.7 cm (3 3/8 x 4 3/16 in.) Sheet: 8.7 × 10.9 cm (3 7/16 × 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8793

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, upper left: L; upper right: 1513

Markings

No watermark [?]; verso,collector's stamp in black [3 entwined C's with crown above, in a circle; Chevalier Camberlyn; Lugt 514]; collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309]; much faded MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection stamp in purple (Lugt 1870), with accession number in black ink: 8793; in graphite: 4 - 2; os; B113

Provenance

Chevalier Joseph-Guillame-Jean Camberlyn (b. 1783 - d. 1861), The Hague. 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