Artist Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione, Italian, 1616 - 1670
  • Satyr Sitting at the Foot of a Term
Date 17th century
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 4 5/8 × 8 3/8 inches (11.7 × 21.3 cm)
Sheet: 4 5/8 × 8 1/2 inches (11.7 × 21.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S266
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Scripps stamp, verso (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date, 1886, added in ink to the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed in plate, lower center: B. CASTILIONE IN. FE.
April 1886, Dorman Sale.
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Percy, A. Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione: Master Draughtsman of the Italian Baroque. Philadelphia, 1971, p. 138, E9.