Requires Photography

The Mocking of Christ (from The Passion series, plate 5 of 14)

1521
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 047; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 47, I(b)/II

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.7 × 7.8 cm (4 5/8 × 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P8747

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, upper center: L; and lower center: 1521

Markings

No watermark; recto, lower left, in ink: [?CL?]; collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309]; MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection stamp in purple (Lugt 1870), now faded, with accession number in black ink: 8747; mark in blue pencil: 4 [with two slashed through the number]; in pink: 47; in graphite: orig; 47; initials in ink: fL

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