Works on Paper

Giacomo Guardi
Italian, 1764-1835
Veduta di S. Giorgio Maggiore
Watercolor and gouache on paper
6 1/8 x 9 1/2 in. (sheet), 11 1/2 x 14 in. (frame).


Private Collection, New York
Le Trianon Fine Art & Antiques, Sheffield Ma.

Inventory Number: Art G221
1800-1899 City Scene Marine Watercolor

See Artist Bio below.

Giacomo Guardi
Italian, 1764-1835

Giacomo Guardi was born in Venice in 1764, and was the son of Francesco, and grandson of Domenico Guardi (1678 – 1716), who founded the family workshop of veduta painting in Venice, the golden age of Vedutismo being the art of painting Italian views of cities, towns, and villages, popular in the eighteenth century.