- 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: Considerable added work on the plate. There are now three windows in the palace in the background and the wall at the left of the plate heavily shaded.
- Notes (object):
Trial proof (6). There are now two lines of three windows, instead of two lines of two windows, on the background palace.
W. 2439 (no longer used)