This is a beautiful oil on canvas painting of 'The Doge's Palace,Venice by the renowned British artist Alfred Pollentine (1836-1890), signed lower right "A Pollentine", further signed verso.
This beautiful painting captures a striking view accross the Grand Canal and features a busy canal scene with sailing boats and gondoliers in the foreground, in the distance the facades of the Doge's Palace, Santa Maria della Salute and the spiralling tower of the San Marco Campanile complete the painting.
Housed in it's 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 60 x Width 45 x Depth 6
Dimensions in inches:
Height 2 feet x Width 1 foot, 6 inches x Depth 2 inches
Our reference: 09969