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The Crowning with Thorns

Artist:
Circle of Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, Leiden ca. 1494–1533 Leiden)
Date:
ca. 1520–30
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, on paper washed pink
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9 1/16 in. (23 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Harry G. Sperling Fund and Florence B. Selden Bequest, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.167
Not on view
Inscription: At center, inscribed: "Luy da Kunst"(?) in graphite; at lower center, inscribed: "8" in pen and brown ink; at lower center, inscribed: "2" in graphite
J. G. H. Winckler; sale, F.A.C. Prestel, Frankfurt, November 10-16, 1920, lot 2032, pl. 5; Franz Koenigs (Cologne 1881–1941 Haarlem/Rotterdam)(remaining in family until 2001); sale, Sotheby's, New York, Januay 23, 2001, lot 6; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 28, 2002–April 21, 2002.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 4, 2010–January 3, 2011.

F.A.C. Prestel, Frankfurt Alt-Frankfurter Sammlung und Anderer Besitz: Aus der altberühmten im 18. Jahrhundert begründeten Sammlung Winckler Sale cat. 1920, cat. 2032, fig. plate 5 (as by Lucas van Leyden), ill.

Edmund Schilling Handzeichnungen alter Meister aus deutschem Privatbesitz. Georg Swarzenski, Frankfurt, 1924, cat. 19 (as by Lucas van Leyden), ill.

Sotheby's, New York Old Master and Modern Drawings and Prints from the Franz Koenigs Collection. Sale cat. New York, January 23, 2001, cat. no. 6, ill.



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