Grand Canal, Venice
Australia, England, Australia
08 Apr 1867 - 01 Sep 1943
Venice Grand Canal
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.
Not on display
Shown in 4 exhibitions
A collection of valuable pictures to be sold by auction ... on behalf of the Executors of the Will of the Late Frank Grimley (1946), James R. Lawson Pty Ltd, 25 Feb 1946 -
Aspects of Australian art: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1976, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1976–1977
La Serenissima: the fascination of Venice, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 08 Aug 2003–21 Sep 2003
Venezia Australis: Australian artists in Venice 1900-2000:
- Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, Castlemaine 26 Mar 2005–01 May 2005
- Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Mornington 17 May 2005–03 Jul 2005
- Carrick Hill, Australia 03 Aug 2005–18 Sep 2005
- Geelong Art Gallery, Geelong 01 Oct 2005–20 Nov 2005
Referenced in 6 publications
Arthur Streeton, Melbourne, 1969, 83. cat.no. 138, titled 'Grand Canal, Venice', dated 1908
The golden age of Australian painting - Impressionism and the Heidelberg school, Melbourne, 1969, 187 (colour illus.).
Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Arthur Streeton', Sydney, 1976, illus.. cat.no. 9, not paginated
The Arthur Streeton catalogue, Melbourne, 1935. cat.no. 948; 'Grand Canal. oil. 26 x 14. Late Mr. Frank Grimley'
Venezia Australis: Australian artists in Venice 1900-2000, Castlemaine, 2005, 36 (colour illus.), 42. cat.no. 52
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'