“Beethoven’s House, Vienna” Dry Point Etching by Luigi Kasimir (Aust. 1881-1962)

A small but detailed etching of Beethoven’s home in Vienna, along with the surrounding buildings and street.  Done by the very well known Austro-Hungarian etcher Luigi Kasimir (1881-1962).  This image is seen in larger scale, and sometimes colored, but more rarely in this smaller form. Kasimir is a well listed artist and his etchings are sought after.

The etching dates to the early 1940’s.  It is pencil signed Luigi Kasimir in the lower right corner.

The image measures 4″ square and the frame measures 8 1/2″ x 12.  It has been matted in acid free matting and backing.