Venetian Canal Scene

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1854

GUSN

GUSN-6674

Description

Italian villa across canal, several gondolas passing by.

Details

Descriptive Terms

paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
Picture
Cityscape
Oil
Cityscape

Inscription

Painted script, lower left. ""WA Gay 1854"" Printed lavel on reverse of frame, center bottom, reads "" Wm Y Balch,/Gilder [Tre]mont street, Boston,/Ornamental & Plain... and Dark Wood Frames/ of the most fashionable styles, for Painting and Engravings, /Ornamental work for decorations of all kinds./A collection of the best Paintings & Engravings always on hand for sale at low prices.""

Maker

Gay, Winckworth Allan (American painter, 1821-1910) (Artist)

Dimensions

18 x 24.75 x 2.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.147