Curti, Francesco a Bolognese engraver, was born in 1603, and studied under Cherubino Alberti. The following are his principal plates: The Virgin and St. Catherine; The Virgin Teaching the Infant Jesus to Read; The Marriage of St. Catherine; The Infant Christ Sleeping. He died about 1670. See Hoefer. Nouv. Biog. Generate, s.v.; Spooner, Biog. ftist. of the Fine Arts, s.v.