Le arti che vanno per via nella città di Venezia

Tradespeople in the streets of the city of Venice

Gaetano Gherardo Zompini (Italian, 1700–1778)

Place of Publication: Venice, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 1539 (1789 ed.)


Closed: 52.8 x 37 x 2.5 cm (20 13/16 x 14 9/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 63 etchings

On View

Ann and Graham Gund Gallery (Gallery LG31)


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Venice: 1785) Folio; 64 leaves; contemporary half vellum, gray paper boards.

Illustrations of Venetian traders and hawkers.

Venice: 1785


November, 1944, sold by Herbert Reichner (dealer; b. 1899 - d. 1971), New York, to Philip Hofer (b. 1898 - d. 1984), Cambridge, MA; 1955, gift of Philip and Frances Hofer to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 15, 1955)

Credit Line

The Gift of Philip and Frances Hofer