This is an absolutely fantastic antique engraving after Vincenzo Giustiniani’s collection “Galleria Giustiniana del Marchese Vincenzo Giustiniani”, which was first published in circa 1630. It was published under supervision of Joachim von Sandrart, in the form of a compilation of engravings of the family’s gallery of statues.
Sandrart was a German engraver who traveled to Rome to work for Vincenzo Giustiniani. Sandrart employed several Dutch & French artists to complete Galleria including Theodor Matham, Michael Natalis, Renier Persin, Cornelis Bloemaert, Claude Mellan, and Francois Perrier.
This fabulous engraving of Roman busts has been framed in a simple yet exquisite black wood frame and protected with glass. Take a look at the additional listings of engravings from this collection that we are offering for sale as well!
Come take a look at this wonderful piece in person at our historic showroom located at 137 Stockton St., Hightstown, NJ 08520!
# of pictures: 27 – Scroll down for all the pictures and close-ups
Dimensions: 23 1/4 inches high, 16 1/4 inches wide / long and 7/8 inches deep. Visible engraving measures 16 1/4 inches high and 9 3/4 inches wide.
Condition: Wear consistent with age and use. It has dents, nicks, chips, scratches, stains, and mars associated with age. Wear consistent with age and use. See pictures as they are a part of the condition report!
Shipping: Complimentary shipping via FedEx Ground in the Continental USA! All items shipped via FedEx Ground will require customer signature.