Le arti che vanno per via nella città di Venezia

Tradespeople in the streets of the city of Venice

1785
Gaetano Gherardo Zompini (Italian, 1700–1778)


Place of Publication: Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 1539 (1789 ed.)

Dimensions

Closed: 52.8 x 37 x 2.5 cm (20 13/16 x 14 9/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

55.515

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 63 etchings

Out on Loan

On display at Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX, August 27, 2017 – December 31, 2017

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Venice: 1785) Folio; 64 leaves; contemporary half vellum, gray paper boards.

Illustrations of Venetian traders and hawkers.


Venice: 1785

Provenance

November, 1944, sold by Herbert Reichner (dealer; b. 1899 - d. 1971), New York, to Philip Hofer (b. 1898 - d. 1984), Cambridge, MA; 1955, gift of Philip and Frances Hofer to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 15, 1955)

Credit Line

The Gift of Philip and Frances Hofer