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View at the Entrance of the Grand Canal, Venice, by Canaletto

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An image of A View at the Entrance of the Grand Canal, Venice. Bellotto, Bernardo (Canaletto) (Italian, 1720-1780). Oil on canvas, height 59.3 cm, width 94.9 cm, circa 1741.

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A View at the Entrance of the Grand Canal, Venice. Bellotto, Bernardo (Canaletto) (Italian, 1720-1780). Oil on canvas, height 59.3 cm, width 94.9 cm, circa 1741.

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  • Accession Number: 186
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/11.0
  • Focal length: 80
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Andrew Norman
  • Image height: 641 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 752.83kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 11/1
  • Captured: 2016:01:25 11:40:30

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