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

Italian (Venetian) School
National Trust Inventory Number 814207

Category 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.

Provenance

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

Marks and inscriptions

81 (in chalk)

Makers and roles

Italian (Venetian) School , artist

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Periods 18th century (84810)
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