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    Sale 7714

    Old Master & British Pictures

    24 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 105

    Follower of Giovanni Antonio Canal, il Canaletto

    The Feast day of the Ascension, Venice: The Bacino di San Marco, looking west, with the Zecca, the Libreria, the Ducal Palace and the Bucintoro moored at the Riva degli Schiavoni, Santa Maria della Salute and the entrance to the Grand Canal beyond

    Price Realised  

    Follower of Giovanni Antonio Canal, il Canaletto
    The Feast day of the Ascension, Venice: The Bacino di San Marco, looking west, with the Zecca, the Libreria, the Ducal Palace and the Bucintoro moored at the Riva degli Schiavoni, Santa Maria della Salute and the entrance to the Grand Canal beyond
    oil on canvas
    37 x 59¾ in. (94 x 151.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert Butler by 1938, and by descent to the present owners.