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Campo San Rocco, plate 16 from the series Magnificentiores Selectioresque Urbis Venetiarum Prospectus, State II
Campo San Rocco, plate 16 from the series Magnificentiores Selectioresque Urbis Venetiarum Prospectus, State II
Publisher:
Date:
ca. 1768
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching And Engraving
Dimensions:
31.7 x 47.6 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance:
Paul Prouté, July 1973;
Marcus Sopher (cat. 18);
The church has been re-engraved by Wagner with its true façade, replacing the fantasy façade originally drawn by Marieschi before the copmpletion of the church (see AFGA A006406);
Sopher 18th c. catalogue no. 18

Accession Number:
1988.1.255
Acquisition Date:
1988-12-31
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

The church of San Rocco as it was actually built, in its piazza, surrounded by buildings on which canvasses are hung for the annual art exhibition on the Saint's feast day.