Description & Technical information

Frame Size
37 x 56¾ in – 94 x 144 cm

Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  UK
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 77.5 x 127 cm (30¹/₂ x 50 inches)
Provenance: Collection of Lady Grant, Lowndes Square, London;
Knoedler & Co., New York;
Acquired from the above by 1958;
Collection of Harold Talbot, New York;
Acquired from the above on 16 July 1958 (as attributed to Bernardo Bellotto);
The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia

Literature: "European Art in the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts", Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, 1966,
no.31, p.23, illustrated;
W.G. Constable, "Canaletto", Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1962, vol.II, no.122, p.234, illustrated

Exhibitions: "Painters of the Renaissance", Artmobile, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia, 1958-1961;
Lynchburg Fine Arts Center, Lynchburg, Virginia, 23 September – 15 October 1962;
"Realities", Artmobile, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia, September 1981-May 1982;
and September 1982-June 1985

Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints