Idolatry of Solomon

Lucas van Leyden, Netherlandish, about 1494 - 1533



Engraving on laid paper

Plate: 6 11/16 × 5 1/16 in. (17 × 12.9 cm)

Sheet: 6 5/8 × 4 15/16 in. (16.9 × 12.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Dr. Franz H. Hirschland, Class of 1935P and 1939P



Place Made: Netherlands, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, right: 1514; lower left: L

Course History

ARTH 43, Northern Renaissance Art, Jane Carroll, Winter 2012

ARTH 27.02, Living Stone: Sculpture in Early Modern Italy, Elizabeth Kassler-Taub, Winter 2022

Exhibition History

Durer and Friends, Art 52, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 30, 1979-January 6, 1980.

Prints & Drawings of the Northern Renaissance, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 21-July 11, 1976.

Publication History

E. Feinblatt, "Two Prints by Lucas von Leyden", Bulletin of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1965, vol.17, p.7-15, 1920.


Dr. Franz H. Hirschland (1880-1973), New York, New York; given to present collection, 1948.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hollstein X.82.30; Bartsch 30

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