Collection of Prints and Drawings
Eszter Nagy with Zoltán Kárpáti, Seventeenth-Century Italian Prints
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (Print made by)artist bio
Castiglione, Giovanni Benedetto [il Grechetto]
b Genoa, bapt 23 March 1609; d Mantua, 5 May 1664
Title / Description
Man with Mustache, Wearing a Fur Headdress, from the series of Large Studies of Heads in Oriental Headdresses
 
Date
late 1640s
 
Technique
etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
181 x 148 mm (platemark)
Inscriptions
Signed at upper left: 'CASTILIONVS/GENOVESE'
State
first state of two
 
Provenance
Stephan Delhaes (Lugt 761)
 
References
Adam Bartsch, Le peintre-graveur, vols. 21, Vienna
1803-21, XXI.33.49
Paolo Bellini, Italian Masters of the Seventeenth
Centuries, The Illustrated Bartsch, vol. 46
(Commentary), New York 1985, 4602.049.S1 (first state
of two)
 
Comment
For the series, see inv. no. 15734.
 
Inventory Number
46385
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Castiglione, Giovanni Benedetto (Print made by), Inv. No. 46385, in Eszter Nagy with Zoltán Kárpáti, Seventeenth-Century Italian Prints: An On-Line Catalogue, Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest 2012 » http://www.printsanddrawings.hu/ (accessed 23rd of April, 2019) «