View of Pirna with the Fortress of Sonnenstein

A work made of oil on canvas.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of oil on canvas.

Date:

1755/65

Artist:

Bernardo Bellotto
Italian, 1721–1780

About this artwork

On View

European Painting and Sculpture, Gallery 216

Title

View of Pirna with the Fortress of Sonnenstein

Origin

Italy

Date

1755–1765

Medium

Oil on canvas

Inscriptions

Inscribed, on a sign in the center foreground, beneath the coat of arms of the Elector of Saxony: Haupt... lei... (only partly legible)/ 1752

Dimensions

19 3/8 × 31 1/4 in. (49.3 × 79.5 cm)

Credit Line

Clyde M. Carr Fund

Reference Number

1961.44

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