Original antique master print, titled: ‘Les Cascatelles de Tivoli ‘. It shows a landscape with the waterfall of the Aniene river, near Tivoli, east of Rome in Italy. Some rural figures are on the path in the foreground, while deer hide behind a bush in the middle distance.
Made by after an anonymous artist.
Medium: engraving / etching with modern handcolouring on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 61 x 46 cm (24.02 x 18.11 inch). Image size: 58 x 43 cm. (22.83 x 16.93 inch).
Condition: very good, given age. Bottom and right margins with faint dampstain (hardly affecting image). Several repaired tears in the margins, backed with acid-free archival tape. A small embossed printer’s or ownership’s stamp in the lower right corne. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
WATERFALL-TIVOLI-ITALY | DP-A1-001-11
Original antique master print. Our definition of a Master Print is a seperately published print or series of prints, not being an illustrative print to a text. These can both be prints made by old masters (artists) or prints made by others (artists, engravers, etchers) after old masters. Artists and Engravers: Engraved by Gmelin after a painting by Gmelin, in 1791.
Biography engraver: Friedrich-Wilhelm Gmelin (1760-1820) was a German artist and engraver.