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A Venetian festa

A Venetian festa

Item Information

Title:
A Venetian festa
Title (alt.) :
A Venetian festa : Study for "A regatta on the Grand Canal"
Description:
A study for the following plate (q.v.). There are three small boats in the front to right, and the boat with two horses does not appear.
Artist:
McBey, James, 1883-1959
Name on Item:
James McBey
Date:
1925–1930
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Drypoints
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
James McBey (1883-1959). Prints and Drawings
Subjects:
Regattas
Boats
Canals
Places:
ItalyVenetia (region)Venezia (province)Canal Grande
Extent:
1 print : drypoint ; plate mark 22 x 26 cm
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Terms of Use:
Copyright (c) James McBey
All rights reserved.
Restrictions:

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.
Notes:
Title from catalogue raisonné.
Alternative title(s) from item or from accompanying material.
Hardie and Carter: H. 247
Additional information accompanying item: Proof drawn upon in pencil.
Notes (object):
Trial proof (1). The quay of the Salute and the figures in the front are indicated with chalk.
Identifier:
17_06_000572
W. 3212 (no longer used)
Barcode:
36666000194593