Eyewitness Views: Making History in Eighteenth-Century Europe

9 May 2017 - 30 July 2017 J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
10 September 2017 - 31 December 2017 Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis
25 February 2018 - 20 May 2018 The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland

Publications:

Works in the exhibition

Francesco Battaglioli - King Ferdinand VI and Queen Maria Barbara of Braganza in the Gardens at Aranjuez on the Feast of Saint Ferdinand
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Francesco Battaglioli
King Ferdinand VI and Queen Maria Barbara of Braganza in the Gardens at Aranjuez on the Feast of Saint Ferdinand

Bernardo Bellotto - The Demolition of the Ruins of the Kreuzkirche
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Bernardo Bellotto
The Demolition of the Ruins of the Kreuzkirche

Bernardo Bellotto - The Procession of Our Lady of Grace in Front of Krasinski Palace
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Bernardo Bellotto
The Procession of Our Lady of Grace in Front of Krasinski Palace

Giovanni Battista Brustolon after Canaletto - The Giovedi Grasso Festival in the Piazzetta
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Giovanni Battista Brustolon after Canaletto
The Giovedi Grasso Festival in the Piazzetta

Canaletto - The Procession on the Feast Day of Saint Roch
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Canaletto
The Procession on the Feast Day of Saint Roch


Canaletto - Regetta on the Grand Canal
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Canaletto
Regetta on the Grand Canal

Canaletto - The Grand Canal in Venice from Palazzo Flangini to Campo San Marcuola
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Canaletto
The Grand Canal in Venice from Palazzo Flangini to Campo San Marcuola

Canaletto - The Grand Canal in Venice from Palazzo Flangini to Campo San Marcuola
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Canaletto
The Grand Canal in Venice from Palazzo Flangini to Campo San Marcuola

Canaletto - The Giovedi Grasso Festival in the Piazzetta
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Canaletto
The Giovedi Grasso Festival in the Piazzetta

Luca Carlevarijs - The Reception of the French Ambassador Henri Charles Arnauld, Abbé de Pomponne, at the Doge's Palace
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Luca Carlevarijs
The Reception of the French Ambassador Henri Charles Arnauld, Abbé de Pomponne, at the Doge's Palace


Luca Carlevarijs - The Molo from the Bacino di San Marco on Ascension Day
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Luca Carlevarijs
The Molo from the Bacino di San Marco on Ascension Day

Luca Carlevarijs - The Regatta on the Grand Canal in Honour of Frederick IV, King of Denmark and Norway
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Luca Carlevarijs
The Regatta on the Grand Canal in Honour of Frederick IV, King of Denmark and Norway

Francesco Guardi - The Doge of Venice Attending the Shrove Thursday Festivities in the Piazzetta
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Francesco Guardi
The Doge of Venice Attending the Shrove Thursday Festivities in the Piazzetta

Francesco Guardi - Doge Alvise IV Mocenigo in the Corpus Christi Procession in Piazza San Marco
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Francesco Guardi
Doge Alvise IV Mocenigo in the Corpus Christi Procession in Piazza San Marco

Circle of Jean-Baptiste Greuze - Girl with Birds
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Circle of Jean-Baptiste Greuze
Girl with Birds


Francesco Guardi - Pontifical Ceremony in Ss. Giovanni e Paolo
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Francesco Guardi
Pontifical Ceremony in Ss. Giovanni e Paolo

Francesco Guardi - Pope Pius VI Descending the Throne to Take Leave of the Doge in the Hall of Ss. Giovanni e Paolo
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Francesco Guardi
Pope Pius VI Descending the Throne to Take Leave of the Doge in the Hall of Ss. Giovanni e Paolo

Francesco Guardi - The Balloon Flight of Count Zambeccari
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Francesco Guardi
The Balloon Flight of Count Zambeccari

Francesco Guardi - The Fire at San Marcuola
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Francesco Guardi
The Fire at San Marcuola

Antonio Joli - Peota with the Hunt of Diana and Endynion
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Antonio Joli
Peota with the Hunt of Diana and Endynion


Antonio Joli - The Courtyard of the Doge's Palace, Venice
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Antonio Joli
The Courtyard of the Doge's Palace, Venice

Antonio Joli - King Ferdinand VI and Queen Maria Barbara of Braganza on the Royal Longboat at Aranjuez
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Antonio Joli
King Ferdinand VI and Queen Maria Barbara of Braganza on the Royal Longboat at Aranjuez

Antonio Joli - The Abdication of Charles III as King of Naples in Favor of His Son Ferdinand
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Antonio Joli
The Abdication of Charles III as King of Naples in Favor of His Son Ferdinand

Antonio Joli - Departure of Charles III from Naples to Become King of Spain
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Antonio Joli
Departure of Charles III from Naples to Become King of Spain

Antonio Joli - The Popular Revolt in Largo di Castello during the Famine
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Antonio Joli
The Popular Revolt in Largo di Castello during the Famine


Michele Marieschi - The Grand Canal with the Railato Bridge, Venice
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Michele Marieschi
The Grand Canal with the Railato Bridge, Venice

Michele Marieschi - The Regatta in Honor of Prince Friedrich Christian of Saxony
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Michele Marieschi
The Regatta in Honor of Prince Friedrich Christian of Saxony

Michele Marieschi - Doge Pietro Grimani Carried into Piazza San Marco after His Election
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Michele Marieschi
Doge Pietro Grimani Carried into Piazza San Marco after His Election

Giovanni Paolo Panini - The Lottery Draw in Piazza di Montecitorio
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Giovanni Paolo Panini
The Lottery Draw in Piazza di Montecitorio

Giovanni Paolo Panini - The Consecration of Giuseppe Pozzobonelli as Archbishop in San Carlo al Corso
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Giovanni Paolo Panini
The Consecration of Giuseppe Pozzobonelli as Archbishop in San Carlo al Corso


Giovanni Paolo Panini - King Charles III Visiting Pope Benedict XIV at the Coffee House of the Palazzo del Quirinale
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Giovanni Paolo Panini
King Charles III Visiting Pope Benedict XIV at the Coffee House of the Palazzo del Quirinale

Giovanni Paolo Panini - The Decoration of the Piazza Farnese for the Celebration of the Marriage of the Dauphin
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Giovanni Paolo Panini
The Decoration of the Piazza Farnese for the Celebration of the Marriage of the Dauphin

Giovanni Paolo Panini - King Charles III Visiting Pope Benedict XIV at the Coffee House of the Palazzo del Quirinale
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Giovanni Paolo Panini
King Charles III Visiting Pope Benedict XIV at the Coffee House of the Palazzo del Quirinale

Giovanni Paolo Panini - The Musical Performance in the Teatro Argentina in Honor of the Marriage of the Dauphin
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Giovanni Paolo Panini
The Musical Performance in the Teatro Argentina in Honor of the Marriage of the Dauphin

Giovanni Paolo Panini - A Ball Given by the Duc de Nivernais to Mark the Birth of the Dauphin
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Giovanni Paolo Panini
A Ball Given by the Duc de Nivernais to Mark the Birth of the Dauphin


Giovanni Paolo Panini - The Flooding of the Piazza Navona
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Giovanni Paolo Panini
The Flooding of the Piazza Navona

Giovanni Paolo Panini - Interior of St. Peter's with the Visit of the Duc de Choiseul
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Giovanni Paolo Panini
Interior of St. Peter's with the Visit of the Duc de Choiseul

Lorenzo de Quiros - Decoration of the Calle Platerias for the Entry of Charles III in Madrid
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Lorenzo de Quiros
Decoration of the Calle Platerias for the Entry of Charles III in Madrid

Johan Richter - The Entrance to the Grand Canal, looking East
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Johan Richter
The Entrance to the Grand Canal, looking East

Hubert Robert - The Fire at the Opera House of the Palais-Royal
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Hubert Robert
The Fire at the Opera House of the Palais-Royal


Hubert Robert - The Morning after the Fire at the Opera House of the Palais-Royal
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Hubert Robert
The Morning after the Fire at the Opera House of the Palais-Royal

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo - Ceremonial Barge for the Regatta in Honor of Prince Friedrich Christian of Saxony
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Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
Ceremonial Barge for the Regatta in Honor of Prince Friedrich Christian of Saxony

Ludovico Ughi - Oconographia rappresentationa della inclita citta di Venezia consacrata al Reggio Serenissimo Dominio Veneto
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Ludovico Ughi
Oconographia rappresentationa della inclita citta di Venezia consacrata al Reggio Serenissimo Dominio Veneto

Claude-Joseph Vernet - The Visit of Elisabeth Farnese, Queen of Spain, to Villa Farnese at Caprarola
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Claude-Joseph Vernet
The Visit of Elisabeth Farnese, Queen of Spain, to Villa Farnese at Caprarola

Giuseppe Zocchi - The Palio Race in the Campo in Honor of Grand Duke Francis of Tuscany and Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria
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Giuseppe Zocchi
The Palio Race in the Campo in Honor of Grand Duke Francis of Tuscany and Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria