Lucas van Leyden (c. 1494-1533). The Rest on the Flight into Egypt, c. 1506-1508. Engraving, 15,9 x 13,,9. Excellent impression, probably somewhat late, on laid paper. Borderline visible. With letter "L" at centre bottom. Paper yellowish, browned, attached at the top to another support paper. Paper thin in some parts, specially visible on verso.
The Virgin sits under tree at left with infant Christ in her arms; Joseph at left holding donkey's reins offers fruit to the Virgin with his right hand; a landscape of fields and mountains extends behind them.
- Lucas van Leyden (c. 1494-1533)
- Title of artwork
- The Rest on the Flight into Egypt
- c. 1508
- Plate signed
- Overall in fair condition with traces of ageing
- Sold with frame