Edward Lear “The Grand Canal With Santa Maria Della Salute, Venice” Print
Design Plus Gallery presents a Print of “The Grand Canal With Santa Maria Della Salute, Venice” by Edward Lear. This print from painter, draftsman, and writer, Edward Lear is well known for the superb topographical landscapes he executed over the course of a lifetime of travel throughout Europe, the Near East, and South Asia. This drawing was made during his second trip to Venice, in 1865. On 16 November of that year he wrote, “Anything so incredibly beautiful as the colour of the place I never saw”. Good condition, with wear that is consistent with age and use.