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The Famous Bridge of Rialto at Venice in Italy

1977.283 (RS116519)

Description

Rectangular framed engraving of Italian canal scene with many boats and men in river; perspective view.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760 -1780
Inscriptions
""I S [backward] E Sayward"" scatched on bottom front of frame.
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Cityscape
cityscapes (representations)
engraving (printing process)
engravings (prints)
ink
Ink
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
10.625 x 12.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.283
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3959

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