Requires Photography

The Fall of Man

1519
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 008; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 8 I(b)/I

Dimensions

Image: 11.5 x 7 cm (4 1/2 x 2 3/4 in.) Platemark: 11.6 x 7.1 cm (4 9/16 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8717

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower right, in tablet: L; and dated in plate below Eve's right foot: 1519

Markings

No watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry Foster Sewall, Lugt 1309]; MFA Parker Collection stamp, in purple (Lugt 1870), now faded, with accession number in ink: 8717

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 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