Saint Joachim and Saint Anne, 1520

  • Lucas van Leyden, Netherlandish, 1494-1533

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 4 1/4 × 2 7/8 inches (10.8 × 7.3 cm)

Bequest of Hal H. Smith

45.301

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Saints
  • Religion
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Engraving (print)
  • Saints

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in plate, center lower edge: L

Stamped, in black, verso: [unidentified, partially obscured by upper left hinge]

Inscribed, in plate, upper left edge: 1520

Provenance

Hal H. Smith; 1945-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Lucas van Leyden, Saint Joachim and Saint Anne, 1520, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Hal H. Smith, 45.301.