Property from an Important London Collection
GIOVANNI ANTONIO CANAL, CALLED CANALETTO
1697 - 1768
AL DOLO (BROMBERG 4)
Engraving, circa 1743-46, a very fine, bright impression of Bromberg’s second state (of three), framed
plate: 302 by 430mm 11⅞ by 17in
sheet: 452 by 590mm 17¾ by 23¼in
With wide margins, in good condition, a minute repair touched in with pen and ink in the upper left corner of the subject, two tiny rust spots verso, just showing faintly through recto (touched in with white pigment), a soft diagonal crease along the lower left corner, framed.
(Printer's creases in the margins and sky are inherent to production).
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