Giorgio Mantovano Ghisi

Italy

Engraving

Giorgio Mantovano Ghisi
Giorgio Mantovano Ghisi
Male
Italy
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June 2, 2013
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Giorgio Mantovano Ghisi was an Italian engraver who lived and worked in the 16th century. He made both prints and damascened metalwork, although only two surviving examples of the latter are known.

Featured image: Giorgio Mantovano Ghisi – The Prison (detail), photo via art.famsf.org