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The Grand Canal of Venice

The Grand Canal of Venice

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Title:
The Grand Canal of Venice
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: With a splendid fore-edge painting, depicting The Grand Canal of Venice, with gondolas in the foreground and buildings in the background.
Date:
(c) 1821
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Marine paintings
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Cities & towns
Canals
Gondolas
Places:
ItalyVeneto (region)Venezia (province)Venice
Canal Grande
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1821.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: Marino Faliero, Doge of Venice : an historical tragedy, in five acts ; with notes. The prophecy of Dante : a poem / by Lord Byron.
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000076A
Call #:
RARE BKS PR4366 .A1 1821cx