Art/ Collection/ Art Object

A King Kneeling Before an Altar

Artist:
Léon Davent (French, active 1540–56)
Date:
ca. 1540–45
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed): 4 1/4 × 20 3/16 in. (10.8 × 51.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.95.1890
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in plate, at lower center: 'LD'
Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Zerner LD no. 42
Henri Zerner The School of Fontainebleau, Etchings and Engravings. New York, 1969, cat. no. 42.



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