This is a beautiful oil on canvas painting of the view of the Grand Canal, Venice by the renowned British artist Alfred Pollentine (1836-1890) and signed lower right.
This beautiful landscape captures a striking view of the Grand Canal at sunset. It features a busy scene with figures on gondolas and sailing boats on the lagoon with the panorama of San Giorgio Maggiore viewed from the main island.
Housed in it's original and beautiful gilt gallery frame.
Several examples of his work have sold at top auction houses, see Christies, Sothebys and Bonhams
In really excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 49 x Width 79 - Painting
Height 82 x Width 107 x Depth 10 - Frame
Dimensions in inches:
Height 1 foot, 7 inches x Width 2 feet, 7 inches - Painting
Height 2 feet, 8 inches x Width 3 feet, 6 inches x Depth 4 inches - Frame
Our reference: 09333