Lot 116: Follower of Bernardo Bellotto The Grand Canal, Venice, Looking Toward Santa Maria della Salute
January 25, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Follower of Bernardo Bellotto
The Grand Canal, Venice, Looking Toward Santa Maria della Salute
Oil on canvas
24 1/8 x 38 1/4 inches (61.3 x 97.2 cm)
Arthur Tooth & Sons, Ltd., London
Sotheby's, London, July 6, 1966, lot 19, as by Jacopo Marieschi
This painting is closely related to a view of the Grand Canal by Bernardo Bellotto now in the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge. We are grateful to Professor Dario Succi for his assistance in cataloguing this work.
C The Eileen & Herbert C. Bernard Collection
Glue relined. In generally very sound condition. Some abrasion around the edges, with touches of corresponding restoration. A repaired 3-inch vertical tear in the sky to the left of center (a few inches from the balconies of the palace at left). A few scant touches of restoration elsewhere.
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