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Plate 7: The Doge Attends the Giovedi Grasso Festival in the Piazzetta, from 'Ducal Ceremonies and Festivals' (Le Feste Ducali)

Series/Portfolio:
'Ducal Ceremonies and Festivals' (Le Feste Ducali)
Artist:
Giovanni Battista Brustolon (Italian, 1712–1796)
Artist:
After Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (Italian, Venice 1697–1768 Venice)
Date:
ca. 1766
Medium:
Etching and engraving; second (?) state of four
Dimensions:
Sheet (Trimmed): 17 1/16 × 23 5/16 in. (43.3 × 59.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1956
Accession Number:
56.583.11
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed below image lower left: "Antonius Canal pinxit."; lower right: "Jo. Bap. Brustolon inc."; in margin bottom center: "Die Jovis postrema Bacchanaliorum Serenißimus Princeps e ducali Palatio conspicit populares ludos, perantiquae victoriae monumenta"; [rest of inscription, below, trimmed off (all borders are trimmed)]
Vendor: Rockman Prints (New York)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 17, 1995–August 20, 1995.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Venetian Prints and Books in the Age of Tiepolo," January 23, 1997–April 22, 1997.

Gorizia 1983, 90.63; Constable-Links, 673.636.ii; Le Blanc I.535.7
Charles Le Blanc Manuel de l'amateur d'estampes: contenant le dictionnaire des graveurs de toutes les nations. 4 vols., Paris, 1854-1888, cat. no. 7, p. 535.

Dario Succi, Musei Provinciali, Palazzo Attems Musei Provinciali, Palazzo Attems, Gorizia Da Carlevarijs ai Tiepolo: incisori veneti e friulani del Settecento. Albrizzi, Venice, 1983, cat. no. 63, p. 90.

W. G. Constable Canaletto. Giovanni Antonio Canal 1697-1768 Revised by J.G. Links. second. Oxford, 1989, cat. no. 636.ii, p. 673.



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