Artist Michele Giovanni Marieschi, Italian, 1696-1743
Title
  • Piazza San Marco
  • Piazza of Saint Mark, Venice (alternate title)
  • Venetian Views (series title)
Date ca. 1741
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Image: 11 3/8 × 17 3/8 inches (28.9 × 44.1 cm)
Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 11 3/4 × 17 5/8 inches (29.8 × 44.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S736
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower right: Michl. Marieschi delt. et incit.
Marks Watermark, center right edge of image
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image: Marci aliler prospectum cum eiusdem Basilica in extrema parte, nec non cum œdibus D: Marci Procuratorum ad dexteram uulgo nouis et alteris, uulfo ueteribus ad lœum.
September 1886, (Wunderlich & Co., New York, New York, USA).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Mauroner, Fabio. "Michiel Marieschi." Print Collector's Quarterly 27 (1940): pp. 178-215, no. 9.