Requires Photography

Two Nude Boys with a Blank Shield, Banner, Helmet, and Bird

about 1519
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 166; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 166, only state; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 166 (c)

Dimensions

Image: 8.3 x 10.4 cm (3 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.) Platemark: 8.8 x 10.5 cm (3 7/16 x 4 1/8 in.) Sheet: 8.5 x 10.5 cm (3 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P8830

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, on tablet, lower left: L

Markings

No watermark; collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309]; completely faded Parker Collection stamp (twice),one with accession number in black ink: 8830; in graphite: Jg[?] B. 166.

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