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Circe with the companions of Ulysses changed into animals

Artist:
Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (Il Grechetto) (Italian, Genoa 1609–1664 Mantua)
Date:
1650–51
Medium:
Etching, touches of red chalk added by hand
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/4 × 11 7/8 in. (21 × 30.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Bertina Suida Manning and Robert L. Manning, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.1135.1
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in plate lower right: "G. Bened.s Castiglionvs / Genvensis in. Pin."
Donor: Bertina Suida Manning Donor: Robert L. Manning
Bartsch XXI.21.22 (first state); TIB Comment.4602.022 S I; Bellini 1982, no.60 (first state)
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803.

TIB The Illustrated Bartsch - Commentary Volumes. 1978–.

Paolo Bellini L'opera incisa di Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione Exh. cat., Castello Sforzesco, Civiche Raccolte Achille Bertarelli, Milano. Civica raccolta delle stampe A. Bertarelli, Milan, 1982.



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