Susannah and the Elders

about 1508
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 033; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 33; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 33, I(a)/I

Dimensions

Image: 19.6 × 14.5 cm (7 11/16 × 5 11/16 in.) Sheet: 19.9 × 14.8 cm (7 13/16 × 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.2829

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, on tablet hanging from a tree stump, lower right: L

Markings

No watermark; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 63.2829; in graphite: 43/a57520 [crossed out]/a.53000

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1963, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 30, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen