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Circe Giving Drink to the Companions of Ulysses

Marks

Verso, left center, in pen and black ink, the mark of William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

William Sharp, Manchester (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 2650); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

mid 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.110.6, ii/ii

Accession Number

P1709

Medium or Technique

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

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