Marieschi’s Unique View of Venice

New York | January 2017

Grand architecture, watery cityscapes and gondolas: Michele Marieschi's view of the Cannaregio depicts quintessential parts of Venice that have long inspired artists. However, upon closer inspection, Marieschi’s painting, to be offered in Sotheby's Master Paintings & Sculpture Evening sale on 25 January, showcases Venice off the beaten path. Watch the video to discover more about this distinct and dramatic portrayal of one of Italy’s most regal cities.

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