Requires Photography

The Rest on the Flight into Egypt

by 1508
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 038; Hollstein 38,only state; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 38, I(b)/I

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.6 × 13.7 cm (6 1/8 × 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P3854

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center: L

Markings

No watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309]; MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection stamp in purple, now faded (Lugt 1870), with accession number in black ink: 3854; in graphite: 38 - ; [and other various marks, difficult to decipher]

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