Circe Drinking with the Companions of Ulysses

Circella Drinking

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.111.7

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.5 x 20 cm (8 7/16 x 7 7/8 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

64.1096

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from four blocks in light gray-blue, medium gray-blue, dark gray-blue, and black

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; 1964, bequest of W. G. Russell Allen to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 23, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen