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Oil Painting - The Piazza of Saint Mark's, Venice

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Courtesy of the artist's estate/Bridgeman Art Library

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1898P59
Collection:Fine Art Paintings and Sculpture
Date:1883 - 1883

Maker Information

Artist:William Logsdail - View biography for William Logsdail

Notes

Logsdail achieved his great success with his large, realistic London scenes, but he was also adept at European subjects such as this panoramic street crowd in Venice. The bearded man in a trilby on the far left is a portrait of the painter Edward R.Taylor, headmaster of the Birmingham School of Art.

Presented by Sir John Holder, 1898.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Oil on canvas.
Material(s):Oil paint

Dimensions

Height:1262 mm
Width:2223 mm