Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione, ‘The Genius of Castiglione’, ca. 1645–1647, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Dedicatee: Matthys van de Merwede, Lord of Clootwyck (Dutch, ca. 1625–after 1677); ca. 1645–47 (published 1648)

Image rights: The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917), licensed under CC0 1.0 Universal

About Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

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Italian, 1627-1691, Rome, Italy, based in Rome, Italy