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Pra della Valle: P.19-1968

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Current Location: In storage


Pra della Valle


Printmaker: Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal)



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Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1968) by Adkin, M.B.C.


18th century
Production date: AD 1744


One of 34 etchings, published as an undated and unnumbered series. With another plate in the set, 'Sa. Giustina in pra della Vale' (see P.18-1968), the view forms a panorama of the huge square of Prato dello Valle (Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II) in Padua

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.19-1968
Primary reference Number: 179651
Vesme: 7 I/II
Bromberg (Canaletto): 8 I/II
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 6 January 2017 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

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

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