(Castiglione/Stefano della Bella) Blunt, Anthony

The drawings of G.B.Castiglione & Stefano della Bella in the collection of Her Majesty the Queen at Windsor Castle.

London, The Phaidon Press Ltd 1954.

Reference: 10671
Price: £45 [convert currency]

Full Description

4to. 127 + (1)pp, including photo frontispiece, 50 + 36 photo ills on plates, also photo text ills. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper. Jill Allibone’s copy.

The collection of drawings at Windsor Castle by G.B.Castiglione (c.1600-1665), an artist who worked successively in Genoa, Rome and Mantua, is one of the major sources for a reconstruction of his artistic career and output.