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View from Tiepolo's House in Venice with the Church of San Felice

View from Tiepolo's House in Venice with the Church of San Felice

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (in circa 1754-1755)

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As well as sketches and fgure studies for his large oil paintings and frescos, Tiepolo occasionally made separate drawings of landscapes and buildings. They are fuent sketches in pen and brush and brown ink. Tiepolo was a master of chiaroscuro effects. The location in this drawing can be identifed by the church depicted in it, which the artist saw from his own roof terrace.

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Title View from Tiepolo's House in Venice with the Church of San Felice
Material and technique Pen and brown ink, brown wash, on white prepared paper
Object type
Drawing > Two-dimensional object > Art object
Location This object is in storage
Dimensions Width 283 mm
Height 153 mm
Artists Tekenaar: Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
Accession number I 217 recto (PK)
Credits Bruikleen / Loan: Stichting Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen 1940 (voormalige collectie / former collection Koenigs)
Department Drawings & Prints
Acquisition date 1940
Age artist Unknown
Collector Collector / Franz Koenigs
Exhibitions Tiepolo in Holland (1996)
Tekeningen uit eigen bezit, 1400-1800 (1952)
Van Pisanello tot Cézanne (1992)
Italiaanse tekeningen in Nederlands bezit (1962)
De Collectie Twee - wissel VI, Prenten & Tekeningen (2010)
Piranesi . Canaletto . Tiepolo: prenten uit de collectie Bierens de Haan, een keuze van oud-directeur J.C. Ebbinge Wubben (2006)
External exhibitions Giambattista Tiepolo (2012)
Material
Object
Technique
Washing > Wash > Drawing technique > Technique > Material and technique
Washing > Wash > Drawing technique > Technique > Material and technique
Geographical origin Italy > Southern Europe > Europe
Place of manufacture Venice > Veneto region > Italy > Southern Europe > Europe

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Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

Venetië 1696 - Madrid 1770

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