Requires Photography

Saint Luke

about 1508
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio)104; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 104 (only state); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 104, I(a)/I

Dimensions

Image: 11.6 × 8.7 cm (4 9/16 × 3 7/16 in.) Sheet: 11.8 × 8.9 cm (4 5/8 × 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

63.2830

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, on tablet lower right: L

Markings

No watermark; verso, unidentified initials in graphite: S[?]/ B. P.; MFA stamp (Lugt 282) with accession number in graphite: 63.2830; in graphite: Bartsch 104; x. There are faint traces of an offset impression on the verso.

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1963, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 30, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen