Requires Photography

The Entombment (from The Passion series, plate 12 of 14)

1521
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 054; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 54, I/II; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 54, I(b)/II

Dimensions

Platemark: 11.6 × 7.5 cm (4 9/16 × 2 15/16 in.) Sheet: 11.7 × 7.7 cm (4 5/8 × 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8751

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, lower left: L 1521

Markings

No watermark; recto, lower center, in faded brown ink: ML; verso, collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309]; completely faded MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection stamp in purple (Lugt 1870), with accession number in ink: 8751; in graphite: orig; 54; MFA duplicate stamp, with notations in black ink: a.C.H./March 1922

Provenance

Henry Foster 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