The Little Monument

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


Catalogue Raisonné

de Vesme 30, only state; Bromberg (1993) 33, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 46.8 x 63 cm (18 7/16 x 24 13/16 in.) Platemark: 11.8 x 8.4 cm (4 5/8 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.11667.30

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed on one sheet with 21.11667.29 and 21.11667.31

Markings

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

Provenance

Consul Joseph Smith (the dedicatee of the series; his label affixed to the verso of the title-page of this set); possibly Francis Bullard, Boston (1862-1913); Ellen Twistleton Bullard, Boston (1865-1959); her gift to the MFA March 1, 1921

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen T. Bullard