The Milkmaid

1510
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 158; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 158 (only state); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 158 (a)

Dimensions

Image: 11.2 x 15.4 cm (4 7/16 x 6 1/16 in.) Platemark: 11.8 x 15.8 cm (4 5/8 x 6 1/4 in.) Sheet: 11.2 x 15.4 cm (4 7/16 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8824

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and date in plate, on tablet lower center: L 1510

Markings

Watermark: serpent; verso, collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry Foster Sewall, Lugt 1309]; accession number in faded ink: 8824; in graphite: Ya; p2 bc.; 158.; B

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