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Barcarolle

Barcarolle

Item Information

Title:
Barcarolle
Description:
On a moonlight night a gondola is floating round the curve of a canal between palaces. The gondolier, with lifted head, sings his "barcarolle."
Artist:
McBey, James, 1883-1959
Name on Item:
McBey
Date:
September 1925
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Genre:
Watercolors
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
James McBey (1883-1959). Prints and Drawings
Subjects:
Canals
Castles & palaces
Gondolas
Gondoliers
Places:
ItalyVenetia (region)Venezia (province)Venice
Extent:
1 drawing : watercolor ; sheet 44 x 28 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.
Notes (citation):
Hardie, Martin, Charles Carter. The etchings and drypoints of James McBey 1st ed. (San Francisco: Alan Wofsy, 1991).
Notes:
Title from item.
Drawing for the etching of the same title (Hardie and Carter: H. 233).
Additional information accompanying item: Signed lower right "McBey, Venice, September 1925."
Identifier:
17_06_001071
W. 3501 (no longer used)
Barcode:
36666000146734