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A view of the Riva degli Schiavone in Venice: PD.731-1963

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Titles

A view of the Riva degli Schiavone in Venice

Maker(s)

Storck, Abraham (Draughtsman)

Description

A view taken from Sta Maria della Salute and the Dogana del Mar looking towards the Molo with the Rive degli Schiavone beyond. On the left the Campanile, the Cupolas of S.Marco and the Doge's Palace

Notes

History note: Sir Robert Witt (Lugt 2228b); with Messrs. Colnaghi, bt. by Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a), January 1939

Measurements and weight

Height: 193 mm
Width: 274 mm

Relative size of this object

27.4 m19.3 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963) by Ingram, Bruce Stirling, Sir

Dating

Circa 1680 - 1690 1690

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Grey wash
Dark brown ink
Light brown ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, dark and light brown ink, grey wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A. Stork
  • Location: Lower left
  • Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.731-1963
Primary reference Number: 5290
Lugt: 2228b
Lugt: 1405a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 September 2021 Last processed: Monday 6 September 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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