The Ceiling in the Banqueting House at Whitehall
- Additional Title(s):
The Apotheosis of James I with Putti and Garlands
- ca. 1720
- Line engraving and etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet (cropped inside plate): 12 7/16 x 18 5/16 inches (31.6 x 46.5 cm) and Image: 12 5/16 x 17 15/16 inches (31.2 x 45.6 cm)
Lettered in black ink, within image, lower left, in border: "P. P. Rubens Pinx."; within image, lower right, in border: "S. Gribelin Sculp."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- carriages | ceiling | clouds | crown | dogs (animals) | eagle | friezes | historical subject | horns | king (person) | lions | men | music | nude | orb | oval | putti | scepter | spears | vines | women | wreaths
- Associated Places:
- Banqueting House | England | Greater London | London | United Kingdom | Whitehall
- Associated People:
- James VI and I (1566–1625), king of Scotland, England, and Ireland
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Print made by Simon Gribelin, 1662–1733, French, active in Britain, The Ceiling in the Banqueting House at Whitehall, ca. 1720
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