Requires Photography

Susannah and the Elders

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


Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.3 x 14.3 cm (7 5/8 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P8737

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

Watermark: running dog [see New Hollstein, p. 283, no. 3]; verso,collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309]; MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection stamp in purple, now faded (Lugt 1870), with accession number in black ink: 8737

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