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Fanciful Landscape (Landscape with Villa Building and Equestrian Monument)

Artist:
After Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal) (Italian, Venice 1697–1768 Venice)
Date:
1697–1768
Medium:
Pen and brown ink
Dimensions:
13 5/8 x 16 7/8in. (34.6 x 42.9cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Museum Accession
Accession Number:
X.27
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in graphite, "Canaletto originale," "300," "8," "#5," "no. 8"; stamped in red, "07.61" (ruled out in graphite); illegible annotation in pen and brown ink.

Marking: Collector's mark on verso (Lugt 2879).
Freiherr Max von Heyl zu Herrnsheim (German); Vendor: Through Roger Eliot Fry (British)
William George Constable, J. G. Links Canaletto: Giovanni Antonio Canal. 1697-1768. 2 vols., Oxford, 1989, cat. no. 23, fig. no. 179, ill.

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