Requires Photography

Saint Paul (from the series Christ, Paul, and the Twelve Apostles, plate 3 of 14)

about 1510
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 088; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 88 (only state); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 88, I/I

Dimensions

Image: 11.8 × 7.2 cm (4 5/8 × 2 13/16 in.) Platemark: 12 × 7.2 cm (4 3/4 × 2 13/16 in.) Sheet: 13 × 8.4 cm (5 1/8 × 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8766

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower right: L

Markings

No watermark; recto, below engraved border, lower center: S. Paul [very faint]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; much faded MFA Harvey D. Parker stamp in purple ink, L. 1870, with accession number in black ink: 8766; in graphite: St Paul; 88

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, acquired by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund