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A View of St. Marks with the Basilica and Campanile
(Francesco Guardi)

Measurements
31.5 x 50.7 cm
Type
Oil on canvas
Provenance

The Marquess of Clanricarde, and thence by descent to the Earl of Harewood. Sale Christie’s London, 21st June 1968, lot no. 42
Moratilla Collection, Paris
Della Spina Collection, Balerna (Lugano)

Literature

Tancred Borenius, The Harewood Collection, 1936, p. 14. no. 22
Antonio Morassi, L’Opera Completa di Antonio e Francesco Guardi, 2 vols, Venice 1973, vol. 1, p.235 and p. 371, Cat. No. 321, figs. 348, 349 (detail) and Plate XXXVIII
L.R. Bortolatto, L’Opera Completa di Francesco Guardi, Milan 1974, Cat. No. 80, and fig 80

Where is It?
Acquired by a private collector
Historical Period
Rococo - 1720-1780
Subject
Topographical
School
Italian - Venetian
Price band
Sold or not available