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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Mortimer Menpes, British, 1855–1938

Bridge of Sighs, Venice

1910–11, based on composition before 1904

Etching and drypoint

platemark: 29.7 × 20.2 cm (11 11/16 × 7 15/16 in.)
The Arthur Ross Collection
2012.159.102
Geography: 
Made in United Kingdom
Culture: 
British
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

William H. Schab Gallery, New York; Arthur Ross Foundation, New York, to 2012; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Christopher W. Platts and Michael Widener, Representing the Law in the Most Serene Republic: Images of Authority from Renaissance Venice, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale Law School, 2016), 32, fig. 21.

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