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Circe and the companions of Ulysses, after Parmigianino; a woman offering food to figures in a boat at r, circular
Pen and brown ink, over black chalk
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Height: 83 millimetres
Width: 70 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- See Popham 1967, nos. 173 - 216.
An attribution to Lucas Vorsterman is plausible. The finished drawing is in the Uffizi (750E).
Original unknown. This was a sketch for the composition for which there is a finished drawing in the Uffizi (750E; Popham, 'Parmigianino', pl. xxii) and another study at Chatsworth (809). See 1905,1110.47 and 1895,0915.749
See also Pp,2.138.
- Not on display
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- Acquisition notes
- The source of drawings Popham 1967, nos. 173 to 216 was probably a small volume bought by Knight in the sale of Lord Spencer's Colln (Philipe, 18.vi.1811/880) coming from the Colbert's library.
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