Richard Parkes Bonington

The Grand Canal, Venice

1826

Medium
Graphite and gouache on paper
Dimensions
Support: 206 x 289 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the Art Fund (Herbert Powell Bequest) 1967
Reference
T00965

Catalogue entry

Richard Parkes Bonington 1802–1828

T00965 The Grand Canal, Venice 1826

Inscribed ‘15’ t.l.
Pencil, with white highlights, 8¿ x 11¿ (20.5 x 28.8).
Presented by the National Art-Collections Fund from the Herbert Powell Bequest 1967.
Coll: Herbert Powell, entrusted to the N.A.-C.F. 1929.
Exh: see Atkins T00964.

Bonington visited Venice in April and May 1826.

Published in The Tate Gallery Report 1967–1968, London 1968.

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