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Ornament with the Head of a Soldier

1527
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio)160; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 160, only state; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 160

Dimensions

Platemark: 11.6 x 7.5 cm (4 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.) Sheet: 11.6 x 7.5 cm (4 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8826

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, on shield, lower center: 1527/L

Markings

No watermark; collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309]; completely faded Parker Collection stamp, with accession number in black ink: 8826

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