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Interior Court of the Doge's Palace

Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (painter)

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Interior Court of the Doge's Palace


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







Venetian School

Technique Description

oil on canvas


height: 46.6 cm
width: 37.5 cm


circa 1756


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

Founder's Bequest


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


  1. (2005) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum, London: Scala [page: 79]
  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. 26, no. 82]
  4. Goodison, J.W. (1967) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Italian School, Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: 25]
    [comments: pl. 27]
  5. Constable, William George (1962) Canaletto; Giovanni Antonio Canal, 1697-1768; Vol. II, Oxford

Accession Number

194 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 167; Input Date: 1999-11-30 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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