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A Man in a Plumed Turban

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 37; Illustrated Bartsch 37, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.5 x 8.8 cm (4 15/16 x 3 7/16 in.) Platemark: 11.2 x 8.2 cm (4 7/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P14021

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This impression shows no sign of the second set of initials “GB” cited by Illustrated Bartsch

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund