Canaletto

The Piazza San Marco and the Piazzetta, Venice



Canaletto - The Piazza San Marco and the Piazzetta, Venice



Canaletto
The Piazza San Marco and the Piazzetta, Venice
c. 1743
114.6 x 153 cm
oil on canvas
Signed lower left: A.C.F [Antonio Canal Fecit]
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Gift of Mrs. Barbara Hutton


Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 478


Exhibitions

2010 Canaletto and his Rivals, Nr. 28

Provenance

Probably Henry Howard, 4th earl of Carlisle (1694-1758), or Frederick, 5th earl of Carlisle (1748-1825), Castle Howard, Yorkshire
by descent to Hon. Geoffrey William Howard (1877-1935), Castle Howard, Yorkshire
sold 1938 by the Trustees of Geoffrey Howard to Barbara Hutton, the countess Hangwitz Reventlow (1912-1979), Winfield House, London
gift 1945 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1945.15.3

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Canaletto The Riva degli Schiavoni
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Canaletto The Entrance to the Grand Canal and Santa Maria della Salute
The Entrance to the Grand Canal and Santa Maria della Salute
c. 1723

Canaletto The Entrance to the Grand Canal, venice
The Entrance to the Grand Canal, venice
c. 1742-44

Canaletto The Piazza San Marco
The Piazza San Marco
c. 1731

Canaletto The Rio dei Mendicanti, Venice
The Rio dei Mendicanti, Venice
c. 1723