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A view of the Riva degli Schiavone in Venice: PD.731-1963

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Current Location: In storage


A view of the Riva degli Schiavone in Venice


Draughtsman: Storck, Abraham




A view taken from Sta Maria della Salute and the Dogana del Mar looking towards the Molo with the Rive degli Schiavone beyond. On the left the Campanile, the Cupolas of S.Marco and the Doge's Palace


History note: Sir Robert Witt (Lugt 2228b); with Messrs. Colnaghi, bt. by Sir Bruce Ingram (Lugt 1405a), January 1939

Measurements and weight

Height: 193 mm
Width: 274 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1963) by Ingram, Bruce Stirling, Sir


Circa 1680 - 1690

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Materials used in production

Grey wash
Dark brown ink
Light brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen, dark and light brown ink, grey wash, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A. Stork
  • Location: Lower left
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.731-1963
Primary reference Number: 5290
Lugt: 2228b
Lugt: 1405a
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 September 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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