Mobile menu
Canaletto (Venice 1697-Venice 1768)

A capriccio of Padua c.1740

Etching | 30.9 x 44.3 cm | RCIN 807796

Your share link is...

  Close

Some buildings of the Paduan skyline are identifiable, such as the domed church of Sant’Antonio, but the busy scene in the foreground is invented, with a landing stage for boats, a watermill and wagons being loaded with goods.