A Corner of St Mark's Square with the Basilica, Venice

Italian (Venetian) School
National Trust Inventory Number 814207

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1700 - 1799
Materials Oil on panel in a giltwood frame
Measurements 474 x 393 mm
Place of origin Venice
Collection Dudmaston, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Dudmaston, Shropshire, Midlands, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on panel, A Corner of St Mark's Square, with the Basilica, Italian School, 18th century. View of St Mark's Square, market stalls to left and in distance, the corner of the basicila to the right. Below vast skyscape with pink tinted clouds.


Dudmaston collection; William Wolryche-Whitmore (1787-1858) and Lady Lucy (1792-1840) in Italy; given by Rachel Katherine Hamilton Russell, Lady Labouchere (1908 – 1996) along with the Dudmaston estate in 1978

Credit line

Dudmaston, The Labouchere Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

81 (in chalk)

Makers and roles

Italian (Venetian) School , artist

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Materials Giltwood (3925)
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Category Art / Oil paintings (12629)
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Periods 18th century (87784)
Maker Italian (Venetian) School  (70)
Subjects Venice (178)
Object Type Oil painting (14414)

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