A Venetian Story

Reproduction of Michele Marieschi (Italian, 1710–1743), Reproduction of Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (Italian (Venetian), 1697–1768), Reproduction of Antonio Visentini (Italian, 1688–1782), Reproduction of Angela Baroni (Italian, 18th century), Author George Gordon, Lord Byron (British, 1788–1824), Intro by Eleanor M. Garvey (American, born in 1918), Printer and Publisher Allen Press (American, 20th century), Printer Meriden Gravure Company

Place of Publication: Kentfield, California, USA


Overall: 33 x 49 x 2.4 cm (13 x 19 5/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photolithographs

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Kentfield [CA]: Allen Press, 1963) 33 cm; [unpaged, unbound]; original publisher’s half brown cloth, Venetian decorative cloth boards, original brown box.

Kentfield [CA]: Allen Press, 1963


Lois B. Torf, by whom given to MFA, December 12, 2001.

Credit Line

Gift of Lois Torf in memory of Charlotte Vershbow