Solomon's Idolatry (from the series The Large Power of Women)

about 1512
Designed by Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533), Blockcutter Unknown, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 008; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 8; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 177

Dimensions

Image: 41.6 x 29 cm (16 3/8 x 11 7/16 in.) Platemark: 41.7 x 29.3 cm (16 7/16 x 11 9/16 in.) Sheet: 41.6 x 29 cm (16 3/8 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.1081

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Not signed

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; 1966, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 30, 1966)

Credit Line

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