An image of Performance for the Grand Duke of Russia

Antonio Baratti

(Italy 07 Jan 1724 – 28 Jul 1787)

after Giovanni Battista Canal Belluno

(Italy 1745 – 1825)

Performance for the Grand Duke of Russia

Location
Not on display
Further information

Baratti was a prolific engraver based in Venice. The print is one of four famous sheets illustrating the celebrations held in Venice in 1782 to honour the visit of the Grand Duke Paul and Grand Duchess Maria Feodorovna of Russia.

Year
1782
Media
Print
Medium
engraving
Dimensions
50.2 x 62.5 cm platemark; 51.0 x 63.8 cm sheet (irreg.)
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Gift of Margaret Delmer 1985
Accession number
258.1985