The Madonna and Child with Saint John and Another Saint
17.78 cm x 13.97 cm (7 in. x 5 1/2 in.)
(Albaro [Genoa], 1557 - 1629, Genoa)
Medium and Support:
Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash
Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin, The Suida-Manning Collection, 2017
Castello was trained by one of Luca Cambiaso's few competitors, Andrea Semino, but then influenced by Cambiaso during the first part of his career. The spare description and sweeping strokes identify this as an early drawing.