Requires Photography

The Virgin and Child With Two Angels

Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 084; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 84; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 84

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.1 × 10.4 cm (5 15/16 × 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P3858

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, on tablet lower center: L 1523

Markings

No watermark; verso, collector's stamp in blue, with the initials GR [Lugt 1206, Georg Rath]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; completely faded MFA Harvey D. Parker stamp in purple ink, L. 1870, with accession number in black ink: 3858; in red pencil: 11; in graphite: L. J[?]; a.24747; B. 84; 970; ndi/60-

Provenance

Georg Ràth (b. 1828 - d. 1904), Budapest; January 11-22, 1869, his sale, A. Posonyi, Vienna. Henry F. 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