Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Title plate of 'Vedute altre prese da i luoghi altre ideate', with title and publication information inscribed into a wall plaque at the edge of a canal

Series/Portfolio:
Views
Artist:
Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (Italian, Venice 1697–1768 Venice)
Date:
1735–46
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 x 17 in. (30.1 x 43.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Accession Number:
2012.136.526
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered with title, which continues 'DA / ANTONIO CANAL / e da esso intagliate poste in prospetiva / umiliate / All' Ill. Signor / GIUSEPPE SMITH / Console di S.M. Britanica appresso la Ser. / Repubblica di Venezia. / In segno di stima ed ossequio.'
Phyllis D. Massar; Donor: Phyllis D. Massar
De Vesme 1906, 447.1.ii; Bromberg 1.II
Alexandre de Vesme Le peintre-graveur Italien. Milan, 1906.

Canaletto's etchings. A catalogue and study illustrating and describing the known states, including those hitherto unrecorded. London, 1974.



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