Imaginary View of Padua

about 1741-1742
Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (Italian (Venetian), 1697–1768)


Catalogue Raisonné

de Vesme 11, i/ii; Bromberg (1993) 11, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.2 x 43.7 cm (11 7/8 x 17 3/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

1970.255

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Philip Hofer, Cambridge, Massachusetts (1898-1984) ; his gift to the MFA March 11, 1970

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Hofer