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Circe

Circe

 
 
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Summary

Print showing Circe, standing on a wharf with dragon-like serpents, offering a drink to sailors as their ship passes.
Title provided by researcher 10/2017.
Alternate title from "The 'Pembroke' album of chiaroscuros : A revised list by Alan M. Fern and Karen F. Beall" in Shaw, Renata, Graphic Sampler. Washington : Library of Congress, 1979, p. 27.
Attributed to Antonio da Trento after Parmigianino. Circe giving drink.
Former attribution from Graphic sampler: Ugo after Parmigianino, republished by Andrea Andreani.
Print originally part of Pembroke album, no. 59.
Graphic sampler, p. 27, no. 59
Forms part of: Fine print filing series (Library of Congress).
Exhibited: "Chiaroscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy" at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA., June - September 2018; at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., October 2018 - January 2019.

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Date

01/01/1500
person

Contributors

Carpi, Ugo da, 1480-approximately 1532, artist
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Source

Library of Congress
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