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Grand Canal, Venice



Arthur Streeton

Australia, England, Australia

08 Apr 1867 - 01 Sep 1943


Other Titles

Venice Grand Canal

Grand Canal



Media category


Materials used

oil on canvas


36.0 x 66.2 cm stretcher; 51.8 x 81.9 x 6.3 cm frame

Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, grey oil "A STREETON". Not dated.


Purchased 1946


Not on display

Accession number


Artist information

Arthur Streeton

Artist profile

Works in the collection


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history

Referenced in 6 publications


Ann Galbally, Arthur Streeton, Melbourne, 1969, 83. 138, titled 'Grand Canal, Venice', dated 1908

James R. Lawson Pty Ltd, Catalogue of a collection of valuable pictures to be sold by auction at the Gallery Sale Rooms, 236 Castlereagh Street, Sydney on Tuesday, 26th February, 1946 at 11 o'clock a.m. precisely. Under Instructions from and as Directed by Perpetual Trustee Co. Ltd. On behalf of the Executors of the Will of the Late Frank Grimley., Sydney, 1946. lot no. 24; titled 'Venice Grand Canal'

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Arthur Streeton', Sydney, 1976, illus.. 9, not paginated

Alan McCulloch, The golden age of Australian painting - Impressionism and the Heidelberg school, Melbourne, 1969, 187 (colour illus.).

Peter Perry, Venezia Australis: Australian artists in Venice 1900-2000, Castlemaine, 2005, 36 (colour illus.), 42. 52

Arthur Streeton, The Arthur Streeton catalogue, Melbourne, 1935. 948; 'Grand Canal. oil. 26 x 14. Late Mr. Frank Grimley'