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 Giovanni Antonio Canal  (1697 - 1768)

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Lived/Active: Italy      Known for: religious painting

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BIOGRAPHY for Giovanni Canal
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Birth
1697 (Venice, Italy)
 
Death
1768 (Venice, Italy)

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Italy

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Giovanni Antonio Canaletto was born in Venice in 1697.  He was a pupil of his father, Bernardo Canale, who was a scene painter for theatres and of Luca Carlevaris of Udine.  He went to Rome and studied perspective, making drawings of ruins and of landscape.  Returning to his native city, he devoted his life to recording every aspect of its architectural and natural beauty, which he did in painting and etching, producing masterpieces in both branches of art. Many Londoners visit (showing 500 of 2574 characters).




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