View of Venice

Bird's-Eye View of Venice

1500
Jacopo de' Barbari (Italian, 1450–60 to before 17 July 1516)


Catalogue Raisonné

Passavant I, 81,148, 227,: III, 134 Kristellar 33 (I) Hind, History of Woodcut, II 434-437

Dimensions

Framed: 177.2 x 323.9 cm (69 3/4 x 127 1/2 in.) Other: 139 x 282 cm (54 3/4 x 111 in.)

Accession Number

55.984

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, printed from six blocks on six sheets of paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

1955, sold by Hans P. Kraus (dealer), New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 8, 1955)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund