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The Market on the Molo

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


Catalogue Raisonné

de Vesme 17, after iii/iii (de Vesme erroneously catalogs the state without the signature as the first state); Bromberg (1993) 20, iv/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.9 x 22 cm (6 1/4 x 8 11/16 in.) Platemark: 14.5 x 20.9 cm (5 11/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

41.126

Medium or Technique

Etching, printed in brownish ink

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his gift to the MFA March 13, 1941

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen