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The Milkmaid

1591–1678
After Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533), Jan Harmensz Muller (Dutch, 1571–1628)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 158 [van Leyden]; Hollstein 158, copy in reverse by Jan Muller; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 158 (copy in reverse by Jan Muller (?), I/II)

Dimensions

Image: 11.4 × 15.7 cm (4 1/2 × 6 3/16 in.) Platemark: 11.6 x 15.8 cm (4 9/16 x 6 1/4 in.) Sheet: 11.7 x 15.8 cm (4 5/8 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

B2321

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Reverse copy

Signed

Copy of the original signature, in plate, in reverse, on tablet lower center: L 1510

Markings

Large watermark (not identified); verso, MFA Babcock Bequest stamp in purple ink, with accession number in black ink: 2321

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; his bequest to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock