Creator Place of Birth

Rome, Italy

Creator Nationality

Italian

Creator Life Dates

1708-1762

Description

In this busy scene of Venice's Grand Canal, gondolas move up and down the canal with colorfully dressed passengers, while the street along the water is bustling with pedestrians, beggars, and gondoliers preparing to embark on the canal.

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Provenance

VENETIAN/BYZANTINE STYLE PALAZZO ON THE GRAND CANAL IN VENICE

Medium

Etching on paper

Dimensions

19.25 x 14.5, 27.5 x 23.25 (in frame)

Catalogue Number

2015.74

Keywords

Inscriptions under the etching read, "Carlo Zucchi Sculp.", "Edie. Ponte Vecchio", and "Gioseppe Valeriani".

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