The Virgin and Child Seated Under a Tree

1514
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 083; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 83; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 83, I(b)/I

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.7 × 11.2 cm (3 7/16 × 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1146

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, upper right: L 1514

Markings

No watermark; verso, collector's stamp in black ink: K Liphart [Lugt 1687]; collector's stamp in black ink: P. Davidsohn [Lugt 654]; MFA stamp (Lugt 282) with accession number in graphite: 290371; c6982; C_; No. 83

Provenance

Karl Eduard von Liphart (b. 1808 - d. 1891), Dorpat (Estonia), Bonn and Florence; December 5, 1876, his sale, C.G. Boerner, Leipzig, lot 1090; after 1876, Paul Davidsohn (b. 1839 - d. 1927), Berlin, London, and Vienna; November 22-26, 1920, his sale, C. G. Boerner, Leipzig, lot 1075. 1928, purchased by the MFA through the gift of Mrs. W. Scott Fitz (Henriettta Goddard Wigglesworth, b. 1847 - d. 1927), Boston, and the Duplicate Print Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. W. Scott Fitz and Duplicate Print Fund