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IMAGE number
ELC1190882
Title
The Wedding of the Duke of Polignac (Le nozze del duca di Polignac), by Francesco Lazzaro Guardi, 18th Century, black pencil, pen, brown ink, watercolors, white paper
Artist
Guardi, Francesco (1712-93) / Italian
Location
Museo Correr, Venice, Italy
Medium
Black pencil, pen, brown ink, watercolors, white paper
Date
(C18th)
Description
Whole artwork view. Preparatory sketch for the painting, never realized, representing the marriage between the Duke Armand de Polignac and the Baroness Idalia Neukirchen: view of the interior of the church where the wedding is located; in the lower zone, the altar richly decorated and aisles; further down, the crowd attending the wedding which takes place on the right of the scene.
Photo credit
Mondadori Portfolio/Electa/Sergio Anelli / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
pencil on paper / interior / Venice / marriage / all / church / crowd / drawing / people / eighteenth century / celebration / watercolour / pencil / ink / confusion / nave / italy / eighteenth centur / stateliness / italian art / religious ceremony / wedding / wealth / mixed media / brightness / rite / altar / ink on paper / duke / preciosity / crucifix / Correr Museum / guardi / polignac / horizontal / francesco guardi
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