Requires Photography

The Conversion of Saint Paul

1509
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 107; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 107 (I); Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 107 (Ia)

Dimensions

Image: 28.1 x 40.4 cm (11 1/16 x 15 7/8 in.) Platemark: 28.4 x 40.9 cm (11 3/16 x 16 1/8 in.) Sheet: 28.4 x 41 cm (11 3/16 x 16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.540

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, on tablet, lower right: 1509/L

Markings

Watermark: gothic P; verso, unidentified collector's stamp in black: [crown over the initial B, Lugt 333]; MFA stamp [Lugt 282] with accession number in graphite: 59.540

Provenance

Before 1959, unidentified collector (Lugt 333). Robert M. Light (b. 1929 - d. 2016; dealer), Boston, and Santa Barbara, CA; 1959, purchased from Robert M. Light by the MFA . (Accession date: September 17, 1959)

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund