Performance for the Grand Duke of Russia
07 Jan 1724 - 28 Jul 1787
after Giovanni Battista Canal Belluno
1745 - 1825
Baratti was a prolific engraver based in Venice. The print is one of four famous sheets illustrating the celebrations held in Venice in 1782 to honour the visit of the Grand Duke Paul and Grand Duchess Maria Feodorovna of Russia.
50.2 x 62.5 cm platemark; 51.0 x 63.8 cm sheet (irreg.)
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Margaret Delmer 1985
Not on display
Shown in 1 exhibition
Mantegna to Piranesi - Italian Old Master Prints from the Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jun 1998–20 Sep 1998
Referenced in 1 publication
Peter Raissis, Mantegna to Piranesi - Italian old master prints from the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1998, 8. no catalogue numbers