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Canaletto
Ascension Day Festival at Venice

K433
336
Italian
1765/1766
pen and brown ink with gray wash over traces of graphite, tip of the brush with black wash, heightened with a few touches of white gouache on thick laid paper
Drawing
38.7 × 55.5 cm (15 1/4 × 21 7/8 in)
Lodovico Furlanetto, Venice; purchased 1787/1789 by Richard Colt Hoare [1758-1838], Stourhead, Wilshire; by descent to Henry Ainslie Hoare, Stourhead; (sale, Christie's, London, 2 June 1883, no. 31); bought by Knowles; (P&D Colnaghi, London); Henry Oppenheimer [1859-1932], London; (sold, Christie's, London, 10 July 1936, no. 44); (Bellesi, London); Richard Owen, Paris; Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1963 to the NGA
1963.15.5
433
B-22371
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