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The Prato della Valle (right half)

Pra' della Valle

about 1736-1740
Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (Italian (Venetian), 1697–1768)


Catalogue Raisonné

de Vesme 7, ii/ii; Bromberg (1993) 8, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 32 x 44.1 cm (12 5/8 x 17 3/8 in.) Platemark: 30.1 x 43.1 cm (11 7/8 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14341

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Gian-Carlo Rossi, Rome (second half of 19th cent.)(cf. Lugt 2212 (on P14342)); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund