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ID: 700001077Record Type: Movable Work
[La contesa dell'aria, e dell'acqua] (etchings (prints); Bouttats, Gerard (etcher, born ca. 1630); published 1667; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 666609; (CMalG)1366-954; accession number: P910002** (FF. 1260-1264, 1291))
Note: Impressions of the etchings were issued with the festival book La contesa dell'aria, e dell'acqua festa a cavallo ... (Vienna : Appresso Matteo Cosmerovio, 1667); Flemish printmaker, who was active in Cologne and Vienna; The prints depict the carousel or equestrian ballet performed in a courtyard of the Hofburg, Vienna on the evening of January 24, 1667, as part of the festivities celebrating the wedding of Holy Roman emperor Leopold I to the Infanta Margarita Teresa of Spain; Contents: Gran balletto à cauallo fattosi il di 24. di genaro 1667 nel gran cortille del pallazzo imperiale di Vienna --; Grotta di Vulcano per la squadriglia del fuoco, condotta dall ill:mo et ecc:mo sig:r tenente generale Reimundus conte Montecuccoli, con accompaginatura di trenta ciclopi --; Giardino di Berecintia per la squadriglia della terra, condotta dall illmo et eccmo sig: conte Gundacher di Diettrichstein cavallarizzo maggiore di Sua Msta.s cesarea, con accompagnatura di trenta seluaggi --; Carro della gloria per il seguito di Sua Mstsa ces.a --; Gruppo di nubi, con Giunone, et Iride in l'arco baleno, per la squadriglia dell aria condotta dal ser:mo sig:r principe Carlo di Loreno, con accompagnatura di trenta grifi --; Seno di mare, con Nettunno per la squadriglia dell acqua, condotta del ser:mo sig:r prpe Filippo di Sulzpach con accompagnatura di trenta venti; Forms part of the Collection of festival prints, 1530-1887 (Special Collections accn. no. P910002**); Watermark: star; Library has another impression of the etchings bound in: La contesa dell'aria, e dell'acqua festa a cavallo ... (Vienna : Appresso Matteo Cosmerovio, 1667). Publication: [1667].
Titles:
[La contesa dell'aria, e dell'acqua] (preferred,C,U,RP,Italian-P,U,U)
Contesa dell' aria e dell' acqua (C,U,Italian,U,U)
Prints depicting the equestrian ballet performed at the Hofburg, Vienna, on 24 January 1667, celebrating the wedding of Leopold I to the Infanta Margarita Teresa of Spain (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: suite
Work Types:
etchings (prints) [300041365] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published 1667

Creator Display:
Bouttats, Gerard (etcher, born ca. 1630) [preferred,GRISC]
etcher Steen, Franciscus van der (Flemish engraver and etcher, ca. 1625-1672) [500020152]
draftsman Hoey, Nicolas de (Flemish painter and printmaker, died ca. 1612, active in France) [500032698]
designer Pasetti, Carlo (Italian architect, active 1639-1696) [500057229]
printmaker Term Not Found [500191270]
publishers Term Not Found [500353747]
author Sbarra, Francesco (Italian librettist, active 17th century) [500353749]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 666609; (CMalG)1366-954; accession number: P910002** (FF. 1260-1264, 1291)
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Display Materials: 6 prints: etching
prints (visual works) [300041273]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)
etching (printing process) [300053241]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)

Dimensions: plate marks 37 x 58 cm, on sheets 38.6 x 62 cm. and smaller
General Subject:
event (preferred )
performing arts
history and legend
animal

Specific Subjects:
equestrian ballet [300379019]
.....(Activities Facet, Disciplines (Hierarchy Name), disciplines, humanities, <arts and related disciplines>, arts (broad discipline), performing arts, dance (discipline)) (AAT)
festivals [300073472]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (Hierarchy Name), events (activities), celebrations) (AAT)
ballet (discipline) [300054145]
.....(Activities Facet, Disciplines (Hierarchy Name), disciplines, humanities, <arts and related disciplines>, arts (broad discipline), performing arts, dance (discipline)) (AAT)
Leopold I (Holy Roman Emperor, 1640-1705) [500353751]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
Margarita Teresa, Infanta of Spain, Empress, consort of Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor (Spanish empress, 1651-1673) [500353753]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
royal weddings [300379050]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (Hierarchy Name), events (activities), ceremonies, cultural ceremonies, rites of passage, weddings (ceremonies)) (AAT)
pageants [300069240]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (Hierarchy Name), events (activities), entertainment events, performances (entertainment events)) (AAT)
sets (theatrical) [300188014]
.....(Objects Facet, Components (Hierarchy Name), components (objects), <components by specific context>, architectural elements, <architectural elements by building type>) (AAT)
royalty (nobility) [300188750]
.....(Agents Facet, People, people (agents), groups of people, social groups, social classes, <social classes by specific type>, upper class, aristocracy (social class), nobility) (AAT)
weddings (ceremonies) [300069158]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (Hierarchy Name), events (activities), ceremonies, cultural ceremonies, rites of passage) (AAT)
carousel (tournament) [300379167]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (Hierarchy Name), events (activities), contests, tournaments) (AAT)

Watermarks: star
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
[La contesa dell'aria, e dell'acqua]........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 666609
Contesa dell' aria e dell' acqua........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Prints depicting the equestrian ballet performed at the Hofburg, Vienna, on 24 January 1667, celebrating the wedding of Leopold I to the Infanta Margarita Teresa of Spain........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... Watanabe-O'Kelly, H. Festivals and ceremonies no. 77
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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