20 November 2003
William Callow, R.W.S. (1812-1900)
The Riva degli Schiavoni, looking towards the Danieli Hotel, the Doge's Palace and the Libraria, Venice
signed and dated 'Wm Callow 1893' (lower right)
pencil and watercolour, heightened with white and with scratching out
15 7/8 x 22¾ in. (40.3 x 57 cm.)
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Possibly London, Royal Society of Painters in Water-colours, 1893, no. 241, as 'Canal Scene, Venice'.
A watercolour of this view in Venice by Callow was sold Christie's, London, 21 November 2001, lot 63, £19,975.
For another of Venice by Callow see lot 115.
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