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Canaletto: paintings, drawings and etchings

Canaletto

Canaletto: paintings, drawings and etchings

by Canaletto

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Published by Folio Society in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementselected and introduced by Gregory Martin.
ContributionsMartin, Gregory.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND623.C2 M3 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination[14] p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5656409M
LC Control Number68099912

Canaletto's achievement cannot be seen as a whole without assembling a number of paintings and drawings still owned by the descendants of those who acquired them in his lifetime. Supreme among such collections is that of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II who owns the works sold to George III by Canaletto's principal patron, Consul Joseph Smith; a. In Smith sold the vast majority of his books, gems, coins, prints, drawings and paintings – including many works by Canaletto – to the young George III for £20, The books today form the nucleus of the King's Library, now transferred from the British Museum to the British Library, while the Royal Collection retains his other treasures.

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Canaletto: Paintings, drawings and etchings by Martin, Gregory and a great selection of related books, This book is in good condition but will show signs of previous ownership.

Please expect some creasing to the spine and/or minor damage to the cover. Ex-library book with stamps on the drawings and etchings book page, it is also likely to have a small shelf.

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Canaletto Paintings, Drawings and Etchings book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. After a century of obscurity, Venice in the eig 5/5.

Canaletto and the Art of Venice is the first book to showcase in full this rich collection of eighteenth-century Venetian art held by the Royal Collection. It explores paintings, prints, and drawings by Canaletto, as well as many of his contemporaries, including Sebastiano and Marco Ricci, Antonio Visentini, Francesco Zuccarelli, and Giovanni 5/5(14).

The West Building, Ground Floor galleries are now open. Free, timed passes are required and released each Monday at a.m. for the following week. Canaletto; Paintings, Drawings and Etchings Martin, Gregory [Selected by] Canaletto Published by Published by The Folio Society, London First Edition.

Only limited biographical details exist about Giovanni Antonio Canal, the artist better known as Canaletto. His parents, mother Artemisia Barbieri, and father Bernardo Canal (the mononym Canaletto simple means "Little Canal"), were members of an upper-class Venetian society which, according to art historian and Canaletto specialist, Bożena Anna Kowalczyk, included "noblemen and attadini.

Smith later became the artist's principal agent and patron, acquiring nearly fifty paintings, one hundred fifty drawings, and fifteen rare etchings from Canaletto, the largest and finest single group of the artist's works, which he sold to King George III in The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

"Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," December 4, –April 5, The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Venetian Prints and Books in the Age of Tiepolo," Janu –Ap Oklahoma City Museum of Art. Description: "Canal of San Marco with the Piazza San Marco" fine art print by Canaletto (), created with EncreLuxe printing process which captures the subtle nuance of color from the artist's palette.

Measures approx. 35" x 23" (with border); " x 17" (image).We ship internationally. Canaletto began his career as a theatrical scene painter, like his father, in the Baroque tradition. Influenced by Giovanni Panini, he is specialised in vedute (views) of Venice, his birth place. Strong contrast between light and shadow is typical of this artist.

Furthermore, if some of those views are purely topographical, others include festivals or ceremonial subjects. Canaletto: Piazza San Marco Piazza San Marco, oil on canvas by Canaletto, possibly late s; in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City.

× cm. Photograph by dmadeo. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, purchase, Mrs. Charles Wrightsman Gift, (). Canaletto was favoured by English collectors. He visited England repeatedly betweenpainting works like 'Eton College'.

His most important assistant was his nephew Bellotto, who became an accomplished artist. Canaletto often made meticulous preparatory drawings.

Get this from a library. Canaletto: paintings, drawings and etchings. [Canaletto; Gregory Martin]. Glenbower Books (IE) Bookseller Inventory # Title Canaletto: Paintings, drawings and Etchings Author Martin, Gregory (introduction) Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition No Jacket Edition First Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Folio Society Place of Publication London Date published Keywords Book Edition: First Edition.

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Canaletto and his Patrons. London: Paul Elek. 55– Martineau, Jane, and Robison, Andrew, The Glory of Venice: Art in the Eighteenth Century,Yale University Press/Royal Academy of Arts, ISBN (Catalogue for exhibition in London and Washington) Mauroner, Fabio (April ).

"Michiel Marieschi with Catalogue of the Etchings". Canaletto and the Art of Venice is at the National Gallery of Ireland, Merrion Square West/Clare Street, Dublin, from December 5th to March 24th, Entrance from € book at. Canaletto's business was badly hit by the War of the Austrian Succession (–8), which severely curtailed Continental travel and therefore cut him off from his main patrons.

In the early s he concentrated on drawings and etchings, and in he moved to England, evidently at the suggestion of Jacopo Amigoni.Ornament drawings and prints, architectural prints and books, and nineteenth-century costume plates constitute further, significant components of the department's holdings, as does the group of more than three hundred printing plates, woodblocks, and lithographic stones from all periods.Find your favorite art prints from classic masters and discover up-and-coming artists.

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