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Canaletto and Venice

February 23 - June 9

Visit the rooms of Palazzo Ducale to discover the story of an extraordinary century and its protagonist: Canaletto.

The XVIII century showed itself to be a century of  vitality and changes in art, in the history of ideas and techniques, in social life.

The exhibition starts from an overview of the early years of a new artistic form, which broke the bonds with the rigour of classicism and with the theatricality of the baroque. In this period, light became very important in painting works. Giambattista Tiepolo and Canaletto iare the main artists of this century and of this exposition in Palazzo Ducale.

Here you will also admire paintings by Pietro Longhi, Giambattista Piranesi, Francesco Guardi and Giandomenico Tiepolo, son of Giambattista.

Discover the history of Venice and admire its beautiful landscape: Canaletto is famous all around the world for its Venetian landscapes!


Palazzo Ducale
Piazza San Marco, 1
Venice, Italy
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