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La città di Scutari diffesa da Antonio Loredano contro Turchi / Il gran Teatro di Venezia (The great theatre of Venice)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1855,0609.1162

  • Title (object)

    • La città di Scutari diffesa da Antonio Loredano contro Turchi

    Title (series)

    • Il gran Teatro di Venezia (The great theatre of Venice)
  • Description

    Antonio Loredano defending Scutari against the Turks, after the composition executed by Veronese for the Sala del Magior Consiglio, Palazzo Ducale, Venice: landscape with in the right foreground Loredano, on horseback, facing a Turkish horseman; several figures surround them; in the background at left, the besieged city and the Turkish camp. c.1720
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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1720 (c.)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 354 millimetres
    • Width: 524 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered beneath image with production detail: 'Silvestro Manaigo delineo', 'Andrea Zucchi Sculp.' and 'Opera di Paolo Veronese nella Sala del Magior Consiglio', title and publication line: 'Per Domenico Louisa in Venezia''. Numbered on plate twice, lower right '10' and '3' (both backwards).
  • Curator's comments

    From 'Il Gran Teatro ...', see 1855,0609.1161 for comment on series.
    For another impression, see 1923,0417.31.13

  • Location

    Not on display (Italian Masters Portfolio)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Associated events

    • Associated Event: Siege of Scutari
      1474
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1855

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1855,0609.1162

Antonio Loredano defending Scutari against the Turks, after the composition executed by Veronese for the Sala del Magior Consiglio, Palazzo Ducale, Venice: landscape with in the right foreground Loredano, on horseback, facing a Turkish horseman; several figures surround them; in the background at left, the besieged city and the Turkish camp.  c.1720  Etching

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Antonio Loredano defending Scutari against the Turks, after the composition executed by Veronese for the Sala del Magior Consiglio, Palazzo Ducale, Venice: landscape with in the right foreground Loredano, on horseback, facing a Turkish horseman; several figures surround them; in the background at left, the besieged city and the Turkish camp. c.1720 Etching

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