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Lagoon Capriccio (recto); Architectural Scene (verso)

Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal)
(Italian, Venice 1697–1768 Venice)

Date: 1697–1768
Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash, over traces of lead or graphite (recto). Squared in lead or graphite. Faint traces of a constructed outline drawing of an architectural scene, in lead or graphite; faint traces of a constructed outline drawing of buildings along a Venetian canal in lead or graphite (verso)
Dimensions: 10-3/16 x 16-1/4 in. (25.9 x 41.3 cm)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1943
Accession Number: 43.61

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