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The Portico with the Lantern

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


Catalogue Raisonné

de Vesme 10, ii/iii; Bromberg (1993) 10, iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.9 x 47.7 cm (13 3/8 x 18 3/4 in.) Platemark: 30.3 x 43.5 cm (11 15/16 x 17 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P14343

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in greenish-blue ink, the mark of Mary Jane Morgan, New York (died 1885)(Lugt 1879); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, upper right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Mary Jane Morgan, New York (died 1885)(Lugt 1879); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund