An original oil painting on canvas of Venice, Italy in the style of the Venetian school.
This painting is inspired by the 18th Century Grand Tour - Read more
Venice is a city in northeastern Italy and the capital of the Veneto region. It is situated on a group of 118 small islands that are separated by canals and linked by over 400 bridges. Artists have be inspired by the picturesque views that Venice beholds for hundreds of years, and it a major centre of art, developing a unique style known as the Venetian School. In the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, Venice, along with Florence and Rome, became one of the most important centres of art in Europe, and numerous wealthy Venetians became patrons of the arts. Venice at the time was a rich and prosperous Maritime Republic, which controlled a vast sea and trade empire.
This painting has been stretched and is ready for mounting in your choice of solid wood frame:
Mahogany veneer with gilded highlights +$230
Carved corner decoration only, gilded finish +$270
Fully carved swept frame, gilded finish +$450
Width: 35¼ inches | Height: 23 inches