Etching on paper
In frame: 27 8/16 x 23 4/16 in. (69.85 x 59.06 cm)
Not in frame: 19 4/16 x 14 8/16 (48.9 x 36.83 cm)
Long-term Loan from the Estate of Boris Blick, 2015
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.
VENETIAN/BYZANTINE STYLE PALAZZO ON THE GRAND CANAL IN VENICE
Inscriptions under the etching read, "Carlo Zucchi Sculp.", "Edie. Ponte Vecchio", and "Gioseppe Valeriani".