Requires Photography

Demogorgon in the Cave of Eternity (from the series Demogorgon and the Deities)

The Magician

about 1594
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 238; Hollstein 374

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut (green)

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings




Dr. James Bourne Ayer (b. 1849 - d. 1910), Boston; to his children, Mrs. John E. Rousmanière (née Mary Farwell Ayer, b. 1878 - d. 1935), NY, NY, Nathaniel Farwell Ayer (b. 1879 - d. 1948), Boston, Dr. James B. Ayer (b. 1882 - d. 1963), Boston, and Mrs. Henderson Inches (née Elizabeth Ayer, b. 1891 - ?); December, 1921, their gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Children of Dr. James B. Ayer