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.
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.