Canaletto and the Art of Venice at The Queen's Gallery


Canaletto, Venice: The Bacino di S. Marco on Ascension Day, c.1733-4. Royal Collection Trust/ © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2016
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See works by Venice’s most famous view-painter at the Canaletto and the Art of Venice exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace.

Acquired by George III in 1762, the impressive collection features more than 200 paintings, drawings and prints by artists including Sebastiano and Marco Ricci, Pietro Longhi and Giovanni Battista Piazzetta, alongside some of Canaletto’s finest impressions of the city’s piazza and waterways.

Glimpse the city at the height of its glory in stunning artworks that capture the drama and beauty of 18th-century Venice.

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The Queen's Gallery

Buckingham Palace Road
+44 (0)20 3123 7300
Public transport:
Tube/Rail: Victoria Tube: Victoria, Green Park, St James’s Park or Hyde Park Corner.

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