Requires Photography

The Virgin and Child with Saint Anna

1516
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 079; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 79 (only state); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 79, I(b)/I

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.2 × 9 cm (4 7/16 × 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P3855

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, upper center: 1516/L

Markings

No watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309]; completely faded MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection stamp in purple (Lugt 1870), with accession number in ink: 3855; in graphite: 235; 14; B.79

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897,acquired by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund