Requires Photography

The Conversion of Saint Paul

about 1550
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio)107; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. x) 107 I; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 107 I (b or c)

Dimensions

Image: 28.2 x 40.8 cm (11 1/8 x 16 1/16 in.) Sheet: 28.2 x 40.8 cm (11 1/8 x 16 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

M1639

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Worn and damaged impression.

Inscription

in plate, date on tablet, lower right: 1509

Signed

and dated on tablet, lower right: 1509/L

Markings

recto, in an early hand, brown ink, lower center: 1111 no 2142 y; verso, on modern backing: [MFA Wales Collection stamp in blue, Lugt 2544]; MFA stamp in purple [Lugt 1862] with accession number in ink: 1639

Provenance

George Washington Wales (b. 1815 - d. 1896), Boston; April 15, 1882, gift of George Washington Wales to the MFA

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales