Shipping in the Giudecca Canal
- Shipping in the Giudecca Canal
- Title (alt.) :
Shipping on the Giudecca Canal
Morning on the Giudecca. Many wood-boats are lying at anchor. San Giorgio Maggiore is in the distance, and in the foreground to the left is the quay leading to the Dogana.
- McBey, James, 1883-1959
- Name on Item:
Boston Public Library
- Collection (local):
James McBey (1883-1959). Prints and Drawings
ItalyVenetia (region)Venezia (province)Venice
Canale della Giudecca
- 1 print : etching ; plate mark 19 x 41 cm
Copyright (c) James McBey
All rights reserved.
- Notes (date):
Date from item or from accompanying material.
Etched in 1924.
- 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. 245
Additional information accompanying item: Shoreline to left carried to bottom of plate and additional work on barges. Reflections from ships in centre of plate. Shading on boat in right foreground suggested in pencil.
- Notes (object):
Trial proof (3). The quay is now shown, running to the bottom of the plate.
W. 3013 (no longer used)