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The island of Anconetta, Venice: 184

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

The island of Anconetta, Venice

Maker(s)

Guardi, Francesco (Painter)

Notes

History note: Giacomo Tarma (?), Venice; George Agar-Ellis, 1st Lord Dover (1797-1833)

Measurements and weight

Height: 15.8 cm
Width: 22.9 cm

Relative size of this object

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1834) by Mesman, Daniel

School or Style

Italian Venetian School

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 184
Primary reference Number: 432
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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