Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Plate 1: The Newly Elected Doge Presented to the People in San Marco, from 'Ducal Ceremonies and Festivals' (Le Feste Ducali)

Series/Portfolio:
'Ducal Ceremonies and Festivals' (Le Feste Ducali)
Artist:
Giovanni Battista Brustolon (Italian, Venice 1712–1796 Venice)
Artist:
After Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (Italian, Venice 1697–1768 Venice)
Publisher:
Lodovico Furlanetto (Italian, active Venice, 1766–1777)
Date:
ca. 1766
Medium:
Etching and engraving; second state of four
Dimensions:
Plate: 17 5/8 × 22 1/4 in. (44.7 × 56.5 cm) Sheet: 21 7/16 × 27 5/16 in. (54.5 × 69.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1961
Accession Number:
61.532.1
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed below image lower left: "Antonius Canal pinxit."; lower right: "Jo. Bap. Brustolon inc."; in margin bottom center: "Serenißimus Venetiarum Dux, recens renuntiatus, a Seniori ex XLI. electoribus in Ducali Basilica populo conspiciendus proponitur. Hinc sella / gestatoria [vulgo il pozzo] ascensa, per majorem plateam D. Marci circumvehitur; ac postmodum in aulam reductus coronatur. / Apud Ludovicum Furlanetto supra Pontem Vulgo dictum dei Baretteri Cum Privilegio Excellentißimi Senatus."; lower right: "No. 1."
Vendor: H. P. Kraus
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Venetian Prints and Books in the Age of Tiepolo," January 23, 1997–April 22, 1997.

Succi 1983, 89.59; Constable-Links, 673.630.ii; Le Blanc I.535.4.ii
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. 4, 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. 59, p. 89, ill.

W. G. Constable Canaletto. Giovanni Antonio Canal 1697-1768 Revised by J.G. Links. second. Oxford, 1989, cat. no. 630, p. 673, ill.



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