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Watercolour - The Piazzetta, Venice

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1953P51
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1877 - 1877

Maker Information

Artist:William Callow - View biography for William Callow


In the nineteenth century the public buildings of Venice became the standard view of the city. William Callow visited Venice in 1877 and wrote in his Autobiography that he "never grew tired of sketching its glorious buildings."

Presented by J Leslie Wright1953, received on his death, 1954.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Watercolour over pencil.

Associated Places


Height:330 mm
Width:480 mm