Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Sorceress (Circe)
  • Roderick Fletcher Mead
    1900–1971
    active: United States
  • Sorceress (Circe), 1961
  • Where object was made: United States
  • engraving, etching, aquatint
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 366 x 212 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 457 x 300 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 14 3/8 x 8 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 x 11 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Bequest of Wallace Pratt
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0039
Description

Abstracted female figure in the foreground, holding a goblet in her hands. Behind her are abstracted Roman soldiers laying on the ground.