User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Cecrops, founder of Athens, offers to the Almighty instead of a sacrificial victim the first ears of grain from the harvests which had enriched Attica

Start collecting

Provenance

W.M. Brady and Co, Inc., NY; acquired February 1991

Credit Line

Gift of Jessie H. Wilkinson—Jessie H. Wilkinson Fund

about 1795

Dimensions

Sight: 16.7 x 23.2 cm (6 9/16 x 9 1/8 in. ) Frame: 30.7 x 37.2 cm (12 1/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1991.77

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink with brown and gray washes

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings