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    Sale 7610

    Important Old Master & British Pictures Day Sale Including Property From The Collection Of The Princely House Of Liechtenstein

    9 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 150

    Attributed to Gabriele Bella (Venice 1730-1799)

    The Grand Canal with Santa Maria della Salute, Venice

    Price Realised  

    Attributed to Gabriele Bella (Venice 1730-1799)
    The Grand Canal with Santa Maria della Salute, Venice
    oil on canvas
    24 x 37 in. (58 x 95 cm.)


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    We are grateful to Professor Dario Succi for proposing the attribution to Gabriele Bella, noting in particular the characteristic treatment of the figures, and commenting '...it could be dated at the beginning of his activity when he was quite close to Marieschi...It is of a pretty high quality.'

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    Provenance

    Friedrich Maria Albrecht Wilhelm Karl, Archduke and Prince Imperial of Austria, Prince Royal of Hungary and Bohemia, Duke of Teschen (1856-1936) (according to a label on the reverse).