GIOACCHINO BANFI (Milano 1851 - 1885) UOMO IN COSTUME DEL '500 (Seated man in 16th century attire)
Etching, Mezzetti 20, before 1878, signed in plate G.Banfi. A fine impression, printed on wove Fabriano paper, with full margins, in very good condition. To the platemark 192 x 149 mm, the entire sheet measuring 480 x 320 mm.
Another fine example of the print is at the Biblioteca Ambrosiana, Milan. See Lamberto Vitali, Incisioni Lombarde del Secondo Ottocento all'Ambrosiana, Milan, 1970; no. 13, illustrated.