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Mattias KÜSEL

Germany 1629 – 1681



Austria 1636 – 1707


The banquet of the Gods [The banquet of the Gods: from Il Pomo d'Oro.] (1668)
Collection Title: from Il Pomo d'Oro [The Golden Apple]
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio engraving Support: paper
Impression: proof

Primary Insc: Printed within plate l.l. "Lodovico Burnacini in. et del" [created and drew] Printed within plate l.r. "Matthaeus Küsel fecit" [lit. made, engraved] see remarks
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed in pencil l.r. "3". Inscribed on mount, pen- cil, "Ludovico Burnacini (1636-1707) "Banquet of the Gods" from Il Pomo d'Oro. Vienna, 1668. Etching, proof impression B-Sch 34. $600" Incribed on backing paper "WS 5729"
Dimensions: composition 25.4 h x 43.6 w cm sheet 28.4 h x 45.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3305
Subject: Theatre arts, International