Etching on paper
8.5 x 6, 16 x 14 (in frame)
Long-term Loan from the Estate of Boris Blick, 2015
This etching displays the experience of merchant life in Venice during the eighteenth century, with picturesque Italian architecture and the towering masts of trade ships. The scene is crowded with vendors and pedestrians captured in a flurry of activity.
Signed A. Canal F., No. 21