Requires Photography

The Musicians

1524
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 155; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) 155; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 155 (c)

Dimensions

Image: 11.4 x 7.3 cm (4 1/2 x 2 7/8 in.) Platemark: 11.5 x 7.5 cm (4 1/2 x 2 15/16 in.) Sheet: 11.4 x 7.3 cm (4 1/2 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

P8821

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Late, posthumous, poor condition

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, upper center: L [in reverse]; and upper right: 1524

Markings

No watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry Foster Sewall, Lugt 1309]; MFA Parker stamp [Lugt 1868] in purple ink with accession number in black ink: 8821; in graphite: 155.; O

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