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Image number: RS.11850
Credit: ©The Royal Society

The Grand Canal, Venice

Date

late 19th early 20th century

Object type

Material

Dimensions

height (painting): 216mm
width (painting): 367mm

Subject

Content object

Description

Landscape view of Venice, Italy, looking across the Grand Canal towards St Mark’s Basilica and with gondolas and feluccas.

From the personal papers of M.S. Bartlett: certainly collected and possibly painted or copied by him. Not signed, initialled or dated.

Maurice Stevenson Bartlett (1910–2002), statistician and probabilist, was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1961.

Associated place

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