Saint Anthony

about 1521
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 116; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 116 (only state); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 116, I(a)/I(b)

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.2 × 7.6 cm (4 7/16 × 3 in.)

Accession Number

M28419

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, uper left, below bell: L

Markings

No watermark; verso, in old ink: TP [Thomas Philipe; Lugt 2451]; collector's stamp: P. Davidsohn [Lugt 654]; in graphite: c. 6983; B. 116; 13215; MFA stamp (Lugt 282) with accession number in graphite: 29419

Provenance

Thomas Philipe (b. about 1740 - d. 1816), Edinburgh and London; Paul Davidsohn (b. 1839 - d. 1927), Berlin, London, and Vienna; November 22-26, 1920, his sale, C. G. Boerner, CXXX, Leipzig, lot 1081 to P. & D. Colnaghi (dealer, London);1921, purchased from Colnaghi by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund