View 1 of Lot 206. Venice, the Bucintoro returning to the molo on Ascension day.
View 1 of Lot 206. Venice, the Bucintoro returning to the molo on Ascension day.
206

Manner of Giovanni Antonio Canal, called Canaletto

Venice, the Bucintoro returning to the molo on Ascension day

Estimate:

30,000 - 50,000 GBP

Property from a Private Canadian Collection

Manner of Giovanni Antonio Canal, called Canaletto

Manner of Giovanni Antonio Canal, called Canaletto

Venice, the Bucintoro returning to the molo on Ascension day

Venice, the Bucintoro returning to the molo on Ascension day

Estimate:

30,000 - 50,000 GBP

Property from a Private Canadian Collection

Manner of Giovanni Antonio Canal, called Canaletto

Venice, the Bucintoro returning to the molo on Ascension day


oil on canvas

unframed: 94 x 152.4 cm.; 37 x 60 in.

framed: 140.5 x 163 cm.; 41 1/4 x 94 in.

The Bath Club;
Their sale, London, Christie's, 16-17 September 1981 (as by William James), where acquired by
Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Slater,
By whom sold, London, Sotheby's, 5 April 1995, lot 1 (as manner of Canaletto);
Where acquired by the present owner.
W.G. Constable, Canaletto. Giovanni Antonio Canal 1697-1768, J.G. Links (ed.), Oxford 1976, vol. II, p. 362, under cat. no. 340, copy(h).

Based on the autograph painting by Canaletto, formerly with Bellesi, London, 1940 and now in a private collection (86.5 x 138.5 cm.).1 For further information, see lot 207.


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