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Title:

A View at the Entrance of the Grand Canal, Venice

Maker:

Bellotto, Bernardo (Canaletto); painter; Italian artist, 1720-1780

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

circa 1741

School/Style(s):

Italian; Venetian School

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, 59.3, cm
width, 94.9, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1816; Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

Acquisition Credit:

Founder's Bequest

Documentation:

Earp, F. R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 17, 18

Goodison, J. W.. Robertson, G. H.. 1967. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Italian School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 14-15
pl.24

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1929. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1929).London?: p. 11

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1912. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.London?: p. 11

Winter, Carl. 1958. The Fitzwilliam Museum, An Illustrated Survey.London: Trianon Press
pl. 79

Kozakiewicz, Stefan. 1972. Bernardo Bellotto.London?: Paul Elek Limitedp. 13
translated by Mary Whittall, fig. 7

Woudhuysen, P.. 1982. Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): Pevensey Pressp. 74

Kowalczyk, Bozena Anna. 'Il Bellotto venesiano: "grande intendimento ricercasi"'.
Source Title: Arte Veneta 48 (1996)
p. 70-
pl. 1

Accession:

Object Number: 186
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 126; input: 1999-11-29; modified: 2010-03-22)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/126





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