The Surgeon

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 156 (reverse copy); Hollstein 156 (reverse copy); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 156 (copy a)

Dimensions

Image: 11.3 x 7.2 cm (4 7/16 x 2 13/16 in.) Platemark: 11.3 x 7.2 cm (4 7/16 x 2 13/16 in.) Sheet: 11.3 x 7.2 cm (4 7/16 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8822

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Copy of Lucas van Leyden's signature and date, in plate, upper left: L [in reverse] 1524

Markings

No watermark; verso, collector's initials in black ink: W.S. [William Sharp; Lugt 2650]; collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry Foster Sewall, Lugt 1309]; much faded MFA Parker stamp [Lugt 1868] in purple ink with accession number in black ink: 8822

Provenance

William Sharp (b. 1749 - d. 1824), Manchester, England. 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