Requires Photography

Saint Matthew (from the series Christ, Paul, and the Twelve Apostles, plate 13 of 14)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 098; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 98; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 98, I/I

Dimensions

Image: 11.5 × 7.1 cm (4 1/2 × 2 13/16 in.) Platemark: 11.7 × 7.3 cm (4 5/8 × 2 7/8 in.) Sheet: 12.7 × 8.3 cm (5 × 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P8776

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower left center: L

Markings

No watermark; recto, in graphite, lower center: S. Matthius; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; faded MFA Harvey D. Parker stamp in purple, L. 1870, with accession number in ink: 8777; in graphite, twice: 98.

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