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PIAZZA SAN MARCO
Title PIAZZA SAN MARCO
Museum Name Salar Jung Museum, Hyderabad
Gallery Name Not Available
Object Type European Paintings
Main Material Oil on Canvas
Main Artist CANALETTO
Artist's Nationality VENICE
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data 1697-1768
Author Antonio Canal
Country VENICE
Provenance ITALY
Origin Place venice
School European
Period / Year of Work 1750-1760
Dimensions 89.6 L X 110.5 W , 69.8 L X 90.6 W
Detailed Description "Piazza San Marco", an oil on canvas, authored by Canaletto hangs in European paintings hall of the Museum. Richly framed in the style of the period the picture shows the Piazza of San Marco on the side facing the basin of San Marco. It is a delightful piece combing magnificent architecture, dainty figures and pleasant natural scenery. In the architectural correctness solidity of the streets, minuteness of details and correctness of perspective this composition claims to be one of the best productions of Canaletto who probably painted it between 1750 and 1760.
Brief Description Painting, in a carved gilt wooden frame,titled " Piazza of San Marco " showing huge buildings on either side of the broad street and the boats in the river water in the background.By Antonio Canelleto.