Solomon's Idolatry (from the series The Small Power of Women)

1516–19
Designed by Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533), Blockcutter Unidentified artist, Netherlandish, 16th century, Publisher Doen Pieterszoon, Amsterdam


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 009; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 9 (II/II); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 184 I (b)/II

Dimensions

Image: 24 x 17 cm (9 7/16 x 6 11/16 in.) Block: 24 x 17 cm (9 7/16 x 6 11/16 in.) Sheet: 24.2 x 17.2 cm (9 1/2 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

32.539

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Not signed

Markings

No watermark; verso, collector's stamp in black ink: G.T.C. [G.T. Clough; Lugt 1220]; MFA stamp [Lugt 282] with old accession number in graphite: 31633; in graphite: B.9; 5; c.7401

Provenance

G. T. Clough (b. 1840 - d. 1928), London. 1932, purchased by the MFA, Boston.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund