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St Mark's, Venice

Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (painter)


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Title/s

St Mark's, Venice

Maker/s

Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (painter) [ULAN info: Italian artist, 1697-1768]

Category

painting

Name

painting

School/Style

Italian

Venetian School

Technique Description

oil on canvas

Dimensions

height: 46.6 cm
width: 38.1 cm

Date

circa 1756

Provenance

bequeathed: Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount 1816 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

Founder's Bequest

Inscriptions/Marks

  1. signature
    Position: on the back of the original canvas
    Method: oil
    Content: Antonio Canal fecit

Documentation

  1. (2005) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum, London: Scala [page: 78]
  2. Earp, F.R. (1902) A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.) [page: 35]
  3. Constable, William George (1962) Canaletto; Giovanni Antonio Canal, 1697-1768, Oxford
    [comments: Pl. 19, no. 47.]
  4. Constable, William George (1962) Canaletto; Giovanni Antonio Canal, 1697-1768; Vol. II, Oxford [page: 201]
    [comments: No. 47.]
  5. Goodison, J.W. (1967) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Italian School, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: 24-25]
    [comments: pl. 26]
  6. Constable, William George (1962) Canaletto; Giovanni Antonio Canal, 1697-1768; Vol. II, Oxford

Accession Number

193 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 155; Input Date: 1999-11-30 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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