Paintings by Canaletto and His Father in Aberdeen University

John Mervyn Gash, Charles Beddington

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Abstract

This article publishes for the first time as an undoubted original by Canaletto in the Aberdeen University collection, a very high-quality picture of 'A Capriccio with Roman Ruins and a Bishop's Tomb', painted in the early 1740s. It also publishes and attributes for the first time to Canaletto's father, Bernardo Canal, a 'View of the Grand Canal with San Simeone Piccolo and the Scalzi', based on one of his son's works.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)976-981
Number of pages6
JournalThe Burlington Magazine
Volume159
Issue number1377
Publication statusPublished - 31 Dec 2017

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  • Canaletto
  • Bernardo Canal
  • Aberdeen University

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Paintings by Canaletto and His Father in Aberdeen University. / Gash, John Mervyn; Beddington, Charles .

In: The Burlington Magazine, Vol. 159, No. 1377, 31.12.2017, p. 976-981.

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Gash, JM & Beddington, C 2017, 'Paintings by Canaletto and His Father in Aberdeen University', The Burlington Magazine, vol. 159, no. 1377, pp. 976-981.
Gash, John Mervyn ; Beddington, Charles . / Paintings by Canaletto and His Father in Aberdeen University. In: The Burlington Magazine. 2017 ; Vol. 159, No. 1377. pp. 976-981.
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