Landscape with a Pilgrim at Prayer, a figure near a riverbank standing before a shrine, two fishermen in a boat at right, from 'Views' (Vedute altre prese da i luoghi altre ideate da Antonio Canal)

Series/Portfolio:
'Views' (Vedute altre prese da i luoghi altre ideate da Antonio Canal)
Artist:
Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (Italian, Venice 1697–1768 Venice)
Dedicatee:
Joseph Smith (British, ca. 1674–1770)
Date:
1735–46
Medium:
Etching; third state of three (Bromberg)
Dimensions:
Plate: 5 11/16 × 8 5/16 in. (14.4 × 21.1 cm)
Sheet: 17 5/8 × 23 9/16 in. (44.7 × 59.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1918
Accession Number:
18.65.1(24)
Not on view
Printed alongside 18.65.1(23), 18.65.1(25), and 18.65.1(26).
Inscription: Inscribed in lower margin at center: "A. Canal. f.[n is backwards]"
Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Venetian Prints and Books in the Age of Tiepolo," January 23, 1997–April 22, 1997.

De Vesme 455.24.ii; Bromberg 1993, 147.27.iii; Succi 1986-87, 185.3.iii
Alexandre de Vesme Le peintre-graveur Italien. Milan, 1906, cat. no. 24.ii, p. 455.

Dario Succi, Dario Succi, Ca' Pesaro, Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna Canaletto & Visentini, Venezia & Londra. Edizioni Bertoncello - E. Tedeschi, [Venice], 1986, cat. no. 3.iii, p. 185, ill.

Ruth Bromberg Canaletto's etchings Revised and enlarged edition of the catalogue raisonné. Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, San Francisco, 1993, cat. no. 27.iii, p. 147, ill.