Figment of the Past: Venetian Works on Paper from the Davis
February 5 - May 4, 2014
With its aqueous alleys and enchanted archways, Venice has as served as a hub of international commerce for centuries. Figment of the Past: Venetian Works on Paper from the Davis features works by Palma il Giovane, Canaletto and Tiepolo, among other artists. Drawn from the Davis' rich holdings, this exhibit showcases over two dozen early modern Venetian works on paper that reflect the fascination during the Grand Tour with this magnificent city.