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Title:

Ruins with figures

Maker:

Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal); painter; school of; Italian artist, 1697-1768

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

School/Style:

Italian

Production
Note:

Companion to no. 201.

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, 63.5, cm
width, 75.5, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1834; Daniel Mesman

Inscription:

inscription; the back of the original canvas; oil; Wm Smith / 1747 / N C D/ O.G pict (this last word doubtful)

Documentation:

Earp, F.R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 226

Goodison, J.W.. Robertson, G.H.. 1967. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Italian School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 25-26

Delogu, G.. 1930. Pittori Veneti Minori del Settecento.
pl. 164

1958. Jahrbuch der Hamburger Kunstsammlungen.p. 21

Related Object:

201; Ruins with figures

Accession:

Object Number: 197
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 169; input: 1999-11-30; modified: 2014-01-30)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/169





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