(b. 1712, Venezia, d. 1793, Venezia)
View of Piazzetta San Marco towards the San Giorgio Maggiore1770s
Oil on canvas, 45 x 72 cm
Galleria Franchetti, Ca' d'Oro, Venice
This is a late work from the artist's maturity that avoids difficulties and virtuosic perspectives, concentrating on light and colour, with some acute observations on the environment.