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Plate 5: The Doge in the Bucintoro Departing for the Porto di Lido on Ascension Day, from 'Ducal Ceremonies and Festivals' (Le Feste Ducali)

Series/Portfolio:
'Ducal Ceremonies and Festivals' (Le Feste Ducali)
Artist:
Giovanni Battista Brustolon (Italian, Venice 1712–1796 Venice)
Artist:
After Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (Italian, Venice 1697–1768 Venice)
Publisher:
Lodovico Furlanetto (Italian, active Venice, 1766–1777)
Date:
ca. 1766
Medium:
Etching and engraving; second state of four
Dimensions:
Plate: 17 3/4 × 22 3/8 in. (45.1 × 56.9 cm) Sheet: 21 3/16 × 27 1/2 in. (53.8 × 69.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1961
Accession Number:
61.532.5
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed below image lower left: "Antonius Canal pinxit."; lower right: "Jo. Bap. Brustolon inc."; in margin bottom center: "Serenißimus Princeps die Ascensionis Domini in aurea navi, vulgo Bucintoro, miro cujusvis navigiorum numero stipata Litus petit / Apud Ludovicum Furlanetto supra Pontem vulgo dictum dei Baretteri Cum Privilegio Excellentißimi Senatus."; lower right: "N. 5."
Vendor: H. P. Kraus
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Venetian Prints and Books in the Age of Tiepolo," January 23, 1997–April 22, 1997.

Succi 1983, 89.61; Constable-Links 673.634.ii; Le Blanc I.535.8
Charles Le Blanc Manuel de l'amateur d'estampes: contenant le dictionnaire des graveurs de toutes les nations. 4 vols., Paris, 1854-1888, cat. no. 8, p. 535.

Dario Succi, Musei Provinciali, Palazzo Attems Musei Provinciali, Palazzo Attems, Gorizia Da Carlevarijs ai Tiepolo: incisori veneti e friulani del Settecento. Albrizzi, Venice, 1983, cat. no. 61, p. 89, ill.

W. G. Constable Canaletto. Giovanni Antonio Canal 1697-1768 Revised by J.G. Links. second. Oxford, 1989, cat. no. 634.ii, p. 673, ill.



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