Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione:
was an Italian Baroque artist, painter, printmaker and draftsman, of the Genoese school. He is best known now for his elaborate engravings, and as the inventor of the printmaking technique of monotyping. He was known as Il Grechetto in Italy and in France as Le Benedette.
china oil painting Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione Fable of Diogenes