Requires Photography

Soldiers Giving the Savior a Drink

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 073; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 73 (only state); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 73 (only state)

Dimensions

Sheet: 11 x 8 cm (4 5/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P8759

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, upper center: L

Markings

No watermark; verso, in black (or brown?) ink: P. mariette 1693 [Lugt 1790]; in ink, perhaps in same hand: [g?]; much faded MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection stamp in purple (Lugt 1870), with accession number in black ink: 8759; in graphite: 73

Provenance

1693, Pierre Mariette II (b. 1634 - d. 1716), Paris. Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - 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