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Plate 3: The Doge Crowned on the Scala dei Giganti of the Ducal Palace, 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 9/16 × 22 1/8 in. (44.6 × 56.2 cm) Sheet: 20 11/16 in. × 27 in. (52.6 × 68.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1961
Accession Number:
61.532.3
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed below image lower left: "Antonius Canal pinxit."; lower right: "Jo. Bap. Brustolon inc."; in margin bottom center: "Expleto a Serenissimo DUCE in gestatoria sede Magnæ Divi Marci plateæ circuitu supra gigantum scalam toto spectante Electorum cœtu a seniore Consiliario / gemmato Cornu regia præfulgente Corona plaudente populo coronatur, eoque insignitus ad fenestram splendido ornatam stragulo denuo populum alloquitur. / Apud Ludovicum Furlanetto supra Pontem vulgo dictum dei Baretteri Cum Privilegio Excellentißimi Senatus."; lower right: "No. 3."
Vendor: H. P. Kraus
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Venetian Prints and Books in the Age of Tiepolo," January 23, 1997–April 22, 1997.

Constable-Links 673.633.ii; Le Blanc I.535.6
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. 6, p. 535.

W. G. Constable Canaletto. Giovanni Antonio Canal 1697-1768 Revised by J.G. Links. second. Oxford, 1989, cat. no. 633.ii, p. 673, ill.



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