Venice: Palazzo Grimani

The view is across the Grand Canal towards the 16th-century Palazzo Grimani designed by Sanmicheli. On the right is the Rio di San Luca.

On the grounds of style the work is datable to the years after Canaletto made his final return to Venice in 1756.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
1697 - 1768
Full title
Venice: Palazzo Grimani
Date made
about 1756-68
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
30.5 x 38.8 cm
Acquisition credit
Wynn Ellis Bequest, 1876
Inventory number
NG941
Location in Gallery