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Two Couples in the Forest

about 1509
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio)146; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) 146 (only state); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 146 I(c)/I

Dimensions

Image: 10.5 x 7.7 cm (4 1/8 x 3 1/16 in.) Platemark: 11.3 x 8.2 cm (4 7/16 x 3 1/4 in.) Sheet: 10.5 x 7.7 cm (4 1/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8817

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower left: L

Markings

No watermark; verso, in graphite: N. 146. la Dame an bois; L. v. Leyden./orig.; 146; B 146; Volbehr 141; MFA Parker stamp [Lugt 1868] in purple ink with accession number in black ink: 8817

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