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Circe Drinking

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)
After Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola) (Italian, Parma 1503–1540 Casalmaggiore)
16th century
Chiaroscuro woodcut
8-9/16 x 7-7/8 inches (21.8 x 20 cm)
Credit Line:
A. Hyatt Mayor Purchase Fund, Marjorie Phelps Starr Bequest, and Arthur Ross Foundation Gift, 1999
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated on verso: (in pencil) Blackburne Sale/ (in pen) CXIGC [probably an indication by John Heywood Hawkins]/ (in pencil) P.S. -----1765/ No. 31-3/ (lower right, in pen) No. 15/5 / (the latter two barred, and 1 written above the 5)/ (lower center, in pencil) -2-
Jonathan Blackburne (British, 1721–1786)?; John Heywood Hawkins; Vendor: Hill-Stone, Inc.
Bartsch XII.111.7
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre-Graveur XII. reprint Leipzig, 1866, cat. no. 7, p. 111.

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