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Title

Nativity with the Virgin kneeling by the crib

17th century


Artist

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

Italy

baptized 23 March 1609 - 05 May 1664


Details


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

104.1976


Artist information

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


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