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The Punta di San Giobbe, with the Island of San Secondo in the Distance

Artist:
Giacomo Guardi (Italian, Venice (?) 1764–1835 Venice (?))
Date:
1764–1835
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash
Dimensions:
4 15/16 x 7 13/16in. (12.6 x 19.9cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alexandrine Sinsheimer, 1958
Accession Number:
59.23.48
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in pen and brown ink on verso: "Veduta della Punta di San Giobe di facia S 2do," and "Giacomo de Guardi."

Marking: Watermark only faintly visible, probably coat of arms with letters.
Alexandrine Sinsheimer; Donor: Alexandrine Sinsheimer
James Byam Shaw "The Biron Collection of Venetian Eighteenth-Century Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art." The Metropolitan Museum Journal. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 3, New York, 1971, Note 43., pp. 253-55.

Jacob Bean, William M. Griswold 18th Century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1990, cat. no. 117, fig. no. 117, p. 134, ill.



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