City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
(1697 - 1768)
Venetian Painter lived here
Erected 1925 by London County Council.
Location. 51° 30.748′ N, 0° 8.257′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Beak Street and Upper James Street, on the right when traveling west on Beak Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 41 Beak Street, City of Westminster, England W1F 9SB, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charles Bridgeman (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Portuguese Embassy (about 120 meters away); John William Polidori (about 150 meters away); Lord Stanley of Preston (about 180 meters away); Ziggy Stardust (about 210 meters away); Percy Bysshe Shelley (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Keith Moon (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); David Bowie (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
Also see . . .
1. Canal, Giovanni Antonio (1697-1768) (English Heritage). "As his English patrons could not come to him, Canaletto decided (Submitted on November 17, 2017.)
2. Canaletto (Wikipedia). "Giovanni Antonio Canal (18 October 1697 – 19 April 1768), better known as Canaletto, was an Italian painter of city views or vedute, of Venice. He also painted imaginary views (referred to as capricci), although the demarcation in his works between the real and the imaginary is never quite clearcut. He was further an important printmaker using the etching technique. In the period from (Submitted on November 17, 2017.)
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