Circe Drinking with the Companions of Ulysses

mid 16th century
Attributed to Antonio da Trento (Italian, about 1510–about 1550), After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, 1503–1540)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.111.8, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.4 x 18.8 cm (8 7/16 x 7 3/8 in.)(trimmed to the rectangular borderline)

Accession Number

64.1135

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in light orange-brown and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen