- Title (alt.) :
Barcarolle (second plate)
On a moonlight night a gondola is floating round the curve of a canal between palaces. The gondolier, with lifted head, sings his "barcarolle."
- McBey, James, 1883-1959
- Name on Item:
Boston Public Library
- Collection (local):
James McBey (1883-1959). Prints and Drawings
Castles & palaces
ItalyVenetia (region)Venezia (province)Venice
- 1 print : etching ; plate mark 38 x 21 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.
Alternative title(s) from item or from accompanying material.
Hardie and Carter: H. 233
Additional information accompanying item: Appearance of water now changed by horizontal lines and wiping instead of vertical lines.
- Notes (object):
Trial proof (10). Perpendicular sand-paper marks on the water have been burnished down, and new lines, mainly horizontal, have been added.
W. 2443 (no longer used)