Auction 103, Lot 413

"Venise", Mallet, Alain Manesson

Subject: Italy

Period: 1683 (circa)

Publication: Histoire de l'Universe

Color: Hand Color

4 x 5.7 inches
10.2 x 14.5 cm

Beautiful little view of Venice as approached from the sea. Many ships and gondolas in the foreground. Very minute rendering of La Serenissima's architecture in background. Figure CVIII.


Condition: A

Old hinge tape on verso. Some toning in margins.

Estimate: $120 - $180

Sold for: $130

Closed on 6/11/2003