Title
[Elevation of Palazzo Grimani at Santa Maria Formosa, Venice].
Creator
Visentini, Antonio, 1688-1782, artist.
Publication details
[between 1730 and 1740]
Physical details
1 drawing : brown ink and grey wash ; sheet 36.5 x 52.5 cm.
Description
View of the asymmetrical fac_ade of Palazzo Grimani di Santa Maria Formosa, with steps leading to arched entrance between rusticated engaged columns under entablature and lintelled windows on both sides on the ground floor surmounted by loggias in the two piani nobili with arched windows under entablatures on both sides and cornice with dentils.
Place
Venice (Italy)
Additional information
From a collection of tinted Architectural Drawings of Churches, Palaces, and other edifices in Venice, their plans, elevations, etc. Probably by Antonio Visentini and members of his workshop. Prefixed to each tome are the Arms of Joseph Smith, formerly British Consul at Venice, to whom the work once belonged; and a table in MS. entitled:
Shelfmark
71.i.1.