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The Villa Loredan, near Treviso

Francesco Guardi (Italian, Venice 1712–1793 Venice)

Date:
1712–93
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, touches of white gouache, over black chalk
Dimensions:
15-9/16 x 30-1/4 in. (39.5 x 76.9 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.165.69
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings

    Marking: Watermark: Faustino Calcinardi (see The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Peirpont Morgan Library, Drawings from New York Collections, vol. 3..., see Exh., watermark no. 43)

  • Provenance

    Guillaume de Gontaut-Biron, marquis de Biron

  • References

    Harry B. Wehle Tiepolo and His Contemporaries. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1938, cat. no. 66, ill.

    "Settecento inedito (II). VIII - Quattro "Ville" del Guardi." Arte Veneta. vol. 4, Venice, 1950, p. 54.

    James Byam Shaw The Drawings of Francesco Guardi. London, 1951, cat. no. 30, ill.

    Felice Stampfle Landscape Drawings and Water-colors, Bruegel to Cézanne. Ex. cat., January 31 - April 11. Morgan Library & Museum, New York, 1953, cat. no. 20, fig. no. 20, ill.

    Karl Theodore Parker Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford: Vol. II: Italian Schools. Oxford, 1956, cat. no. 1015, 1016 (under), pp. 510-11.

    Karl Theodore Parker Disegni veneti di Oxford Ex. cat., Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice. Venice, 1958, cat. no. under no. 114, p. 74.

    Karl Theodore Parker and James Byam Shaw Canaletto e Guardi Mostra dei disegni, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice. Venice, 1962, cat. no. under no. 108, p. 77.

    Jacob Bean 100 European Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York Graphic Society, New York, 1964, cat. no. 46, fig. no. 46, ill.

    Jacob Bean, Felice Stampfle Drawings from New York Collections, vol. III: Eighteenth Century Italian Drawings. Exhibited at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, January 30-March 21, 1971. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Morgan Library & Museum, New York, 1971, cat. no. 207, ill.

    James Byam Shaw "The Biron Collection of Venetian Eighteenth-Century Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art." in The Metropolitan Museum Journal. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 3, New York, 1971, fig. no. 14, pp. 247, 250-51, ill.

    Antonio Morassi Guardi. Antonio e Francesco Guardi. vols. 1-2, Venice, 1973, cat. no. under no. 681, p. 437.

    Everett Fahy (drawings) The Wrightsman Collection. vol. 5, London, 1973, fig. no. 7, pp. 112-3, ill.

    Luigina Rossi Bortolatto L'opera completa di Francesco Guardi. Milan, 1974, cat. no. under no. 578, p. 124.

    Antonio Morassi Guardi. Tutti i disegni di Antonio, Francesco e Giacomo Guardi. Venice, 1975, cat. no. 422, fig. no. 424, ill.

    Romance and Reality. Ex. cat. Wildenstein & Co., Inc., New York, 1978, cat. no. 36, fig. no. 36, ill.

    Terisio Pignatti Disegni antichi del Museo Correr di Venezia. Ex. cat. 3 vols., Venezia, 1983, cat. no. under no. 644, p. 159.

    Roberta J. M. Olson Old Master Drawings from the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design. Ex. cat. Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, 1983, cat. no. under no. 21, pp. 73-4.

    Jacob Bean, William M. Griswold 18th Century Italian Drawings in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1990, cat. no. 93, fig. no. 93, pp. 108-12, ill.

    Giandomenico Romanelli Splendori del Settecento Veneziano. Exh. cat., Museo del Settecento Veneziano - Ca' Rezzonico, the Gallerie dell'Accademia, and the Palazzo Mocenigo, Venice, 1995
    (see also The Glory of Venice, Royal Academy of Arts, London, National Gallery of Art, Washington.). edited by Giovanni Nepi Sciré, Milan, 1995, (entry by Annalisa Perissa Torrini), cat. no. 180, fig. no. 180, pp. 457-8, ill.



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