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Two Medallions Containing Three Putti Hunting

about 1517
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 170; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 170; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 170 a

Dimensions

Platemark: 7 x 11.5 cm (2 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.) Sheet: 7.1 x 11.7 cm (2 13/16 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P8835

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center: L

Markings

Partial watermark: 4 lobed flower with a line emanating from one lobe (and then cut off); verso, in black ink: Robert Balmanno FSA London 1828; H.F.S. 1852 [Henry F. Sewall]; collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309]; completely faded MFA Parker Collection stamp with accession number in black ink: 8835; in graphite: 93-745

Provenance

Robert Balmanno (b. 1780 - d. 1866), London. 1952, 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