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Circle of Francesco Tironi

Venice, A View of Campo Santi Apostoli

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May 22, 04:23 PM GMT

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8,000 - 12,000 USD

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Circle of Francesco Tironi

Venice, A View of Campo Santi Apostoli


oil on canvas, unframed

canvas: 20 ½ by 29 ½ in.; 52.1 by 74.9 cm.

Among the oldest Venetian churches, Santi Apostoli was the original burial site for many members of the powerful Cornaro family, including Caterina Cornaro, Queen of Cyprus. Many of the city's most celebrated vedutisti, or view painters, produced compositions from this vantage.