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A Bearded Man in a Plumed Headdress

late 1640s
Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione (Italian, 1609–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 48; Illustrated Bartsch 48, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.1 x 14.1 cm (7 1/2 x 5 9/16 in.) Platemark: 18.7 x 13.6 cm (7 3/8 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.2228

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Lydia Evans Tunnard, New Haven, Connecticut (1913-1980); her gift to the MFA January 13, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen