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Shipping in the Giudecca Canal

Shipping in the Giudecca Canal

Item Information

Title:
Shipping in the Giudecca Canal
Title (alt.) :
Shipping on the Giudecca Canal
Description:
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.
Artist:
McBey, James, 1883-1959
Name on Item:
James McBey
Date:
1924–1930
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Etchings
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
James McBey (1883-1959). Prints and Drawings
Subjects:
Canals
Boats
Waterfronts
Shipping
Places:
ItalyVeneto (region)Venezia (province)Venice
Canale della Giudecca
Extent:
1 print : etching ; plate mark 19 x 39 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 1924.
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. 245
Notes (object):
Trial proof (11).The sky still further burnished between the masts of the ships to right of S.Giorgio. Lines have been taken out leaving a clear space of water behind the stern of the largest ship.
Identifier:
17_06_000558
W. 3019 (no longer used)
Barcode:
36666000194452