Canaletto, aka Antonio Canale, Giovanni Antonio Canale
Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Canaletto was born 18 October 1697 and died 20 April 1768. The most famous view-painter of the 18th century, his works are characteristically topographically correct with smooth, precise handling. His patrons were mostly English collectors.
Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®:ULAN 500115269. The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.
Objects related to Canaletto, aka Antonio Canale, Giovanni Antonio Canale:
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