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Drinking and Carousing (An Evening Party)
Drinking and Carousing (An Evening Party)
Date:
ca. 1635
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
19.3 x 24.7 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

SLR in the plate: Bern. Cap. F. D.D.;
ILC in the image, illegibly: Rutilio Manetti Inven.;
LC in the plate: Dedication to Fortunio Tomasio;
Inscribed in margin around oval: Qua Turget venter crapula et genitalia fervent. Nam quo sunt membra ipso ordine sunt vitia;
After a painting by R. Manetti "Figures Frolicking and Playing Instruments in the Candlelight", ca. 1630.;
Pencil drawing of Salome with head of the Baptist on verso;
Provenance:
Ganymede Graphics, June 1973;
LC verso: Marcus Sopher (cat. 93);
Sopher 17th c. catalogue no. 93

Accession Number:
1987.1.138
Acquisition Date:
1987-12-31
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Well-dressed men and women at a table, eating, drinking and making merry by candlelight