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The Libreria

la libreria. V.

about 1737-1741
Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (Italian (Venetian), 1697–1768)


Catalogue Raisonné

de Vesme 15, iii/iii; Bromberg 18, ii/iii

Dimensions

Platemark: 14.9 x 21.4 cm (5 7/8 x 8 7/16 in.)(with 3 mm margin at the bottom; trimmed within the platemark on the other three sides)

Accession Number

M1482

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the MFA Wales Collection (Lugt 2544)

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (1815-1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales