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Recto:Circe greeting the Companions of Ulysses
Verso: The Christian Hero by Andrea Andreani (lower fragment)
Recto:Circe greeting the Companions of Ulysses Verso: The Christian Hero by Andrea Andreani (lower fragment)
Date:
1602
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Color Chiaroscuro Woodcut Printed In Black And Tan
Dimensions:
23.2 x 21.4 cm (image)
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Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Kennedy Gallery, January 1976 (noted as also no. 21 in chiaroscuro catalogue[whose?]; M.S. Sopher;
10 mm. tear UR on verso, repaired with plastic tape;

Accession Number:
1993.63.202r-v
Acquisition Date:
1993-09-16
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

standing beside a ship, Circe gives potions to Ulysses’ followers; beside her is a serpent and a monster