A tartane leaving Venice
- A tartane leaving Venice
A two-masted ship (tartane), seen against a sunset sky, is sailing towards the spectator. In the distance, on the right, the Campanile, and on the left, San Giorgio Maggiore and the Salute.
- McBey, James, 1883-1959
- Name on Item:
Boston Public Library
- Collection (local):
James McBey (1883-1959). Prints and Drawings
San Giorgio maggiore (Church : Venice, Italy)
ItalyVenetia (region)Venezia (province)Venice
- 1 print : etching ; plate mark 17 x 32 cm
Copyright (c) James McBey
All rights reserved.
- Notes (date):
Date from item or from accompanying material.
Etched in 1925.
- Notes (citation):
Hardie, Martin, and Charles Carter. "The etchings and drypoints of James McBey (1883-1959)." Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 1997, San Francisco.
Title from catalogue raisonné.
Hardie and Carter: H. 240
Additional information accompanying item: The sky and water now etched in.
- Notes (object):
Trial proof (2). A sunset sky and strong darks on the water to the right have been added.
W. 2804 (no longer used)