Augustin Quesnel (1595-1661, French)
Two Musicians: A Man with a Guitar and a Woman Playing a Tambourine
Medium: Etching on laid paper
Dimensions: 219 x 280 mm. 8 5/8 x 11 1/8 in.
Reference: Apparently un-described
Signature: Signed in the plate "Aug. Quesnes excud. rue Betizi" lower right
Watermark: Crowned coat-of-arms with horn, similar to Heywood 2655 (Paris, 1673)
Provenance: Galerie Bassenge (Berlin-Grunewald); 2002 to David Tunick, Inc.
Impression: Very fine, but an assessment made without the benefit of comparison to other impressions
Condition: Excellent, trimmed to and just within platemark, but not affecting the subject