24 April 2009
Follower of Giovanni Antonio Canal, il Canaletto
The Feast day of the Ascension, Venice: The Bacino di San Marco, looking west, with the Zecca, the Libreria, the Ducal Palace and the Bucintoro moored at the Riva degli Schiavoni, Santa Maria della Salute and the entrance to the Grand Canal beyond
oil on canvas
37 x 59¾ in. (94 x 151.8 cm.)
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Butler by 1938, and by descent to the present owners.
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