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Interior of a Roman Senate House

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Vienna (published)

  • Date:

    1674 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Burnacini, Lodovico Ottavio, born 1636 - died 1707 (artist)
    Küsel, Matthäus, born 1629 - died 1681 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Museum number:

    E.680-1945

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case DT, shelf 122

Physical description

Set design for an operatic production

Place of Origin

Vienna (published)

Date

1674 (published)

Artist/maker

Burnacini, Lodovico Ottavio, born 1636 - died 1707 (artist)
Küsel, Matthäus, born 1629 - died 1681 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Dimensions

Height: 12.25 in, Width: 16.75 in

Descriptive line

Lodovico Burnacini, engraved by Mathäus Küsel. Set design depicting interior of a Roman senate house for the opera Il Fuoco Eterno, staged in Vienna, 1674.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1945, London: HMSO, 1956.
F. Biach-Schiffmann: Giovanni und Lodovico Burnacini. Theater und Feste am Wiener Hofe. Vienna & Berlin, 1931

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints; Theatre

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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