The Virgin and Child on the Crescent

1523
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 082; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 82, I/I

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.6 x 7.5 cm (4 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P3857

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, lower left: L; lower right: 1523

Markings

Watermark [not deciphered]; collector's mark stamped in red ink: H. F. S. [Henry Foster Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA accession no. in black ink: 3857.; several notations in graphite [difficult to decipher];

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