Lot 116Follower of Bernardo Bellotto
The Grand Canal, Venice, Looking Toward Santa Maria della Salute
Oil on canvas
24 1/8 x 38 1/4 inches (61.3 x 97.2 cm)
Arthur Tooth & Sons, Ltd., London
Sotheby's, London, July 6, 1966, lot 19, as by Jacopo Marieschi
This painting is closely related to a view of the Grand Canal by Bernardo Bellotto now in the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge. We are grateful to Professor Dario Succi for his assistance in cataloguing this work.
C The Eileen & Herbert C. Bernard Collection
Sold for $25,000
Glue relined. In generally very sound condition. Some abrasion around the edges, with touches of corresponding restoration. A repaired 3-inch vertical tear in the sky to the left of center (a few inches from the balconies of the palace at left). A few scant touches of restoration elsewhere.
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