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The Genius of Castiglione

ca. 1648
17th century
363 x 244 mm (14.3 x 9.6 in.)

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione, Italian, (1609–1664)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching on heavyweight laid paper
State: Undescribed state with Rossi's address but before the indication of place
Print impression quality: Excellent early impression with wiping scratches and plate tone
Edition: Published in Rome 1648 by Rossi
Marks: Signed in plate on page of book
Marks: Watermark: Anchor in circle
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: C.G. Boerner Gallery; purchased by Robert Light.
Bibliography: Bartsch 23 (vol. 21); Percy E16.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 1982
Accession Number: 1982.28.1

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  • plate Dimensions: 363 x 244 mm (14.3 x 9.6 in.)

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