Auction 153, Lot 587

"Gezigt op het Tolhuis en de Kerk della Salute by 't Inkomen van 't Groote Kanaal te Venetie", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Venice, Italy

Period: 1760 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16 x 6.4 inches
40.6 x 16.3 cm

A lovely panorama of the Grand Canal of Venice, showing the Old Customs House and Santa Maria della Salute on the left. The canal is filled with many boats, including elegant gondolas. This was engraved by Philips Jacobsz after a painting by Canaletto, also known as Antonio Canal.

References:

Condition: B+

A nice impression with attractive color, a printer's crease at top center, and two tiny tears in image that have been closed on verso with archival tape and are only visible when held to light.

Estimate: $220 - $250

Unsold

Closed on 5/20/2015

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