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.

Circe Drinking with the Companions of Ulysses

Marks

Verso, upper right, 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

mid 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.111.7

Accession Number

64.1097

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints