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Collection

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

(Italy baptized 23 March 1609 – 05 May 1664)

Title
Nativity with the Virgin kneeling by the crib
Year
17th century
Media category
Print
Materials used
etching
Edition
ii of 3 states
Dimensions

20.6 x 40.3 cm platemark; 25.5 x 43.8 cm sheet (irreg.)

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1976
Accession number
104.1976
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Nicholas Draffin (Curator), The bitten image: European etchings from the collection, Sydney, 1980, 4. no catalogue numbers

Nicolas Draffin, Piety and Paganism, 'Introduction', pg. 3-5, Sydney, 1991, 4, 7. no catalogue numbers

Peter Raissis, Mantegna to Piranesi - Italian old master prints from the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1998, 8. no catalogue numbers

Exhibition history (3)

The Bitten Image: European etchings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Jul 1980–14 Sep 1980

Piety and Paganism, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Jul 1991–29 Sep 1991

Mantegna to Piranesi - Italian Old Master Prints from the Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jun 1998–20 Sep 1998