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Francesco Guardi Italian Artist (Italian Art)

Francesco Guardi: master of landscape painting and Venetian views 🎨

Biographies of Francesco Guardi:

  • 🎨 Francesco Lazzaro Guardi, an Italian Rococo painter, was born on October 5, 1712 in Venice, Italy and died on January 1, 1793 in the same city.
  • 🖌️ His early artistic training may have begun in the workshop of his brother Antonio Guardi, who was a decorative painter.

Style and work:

  • 🏞️ Francesco Guardi is considered one of the most important representatives of Rococo landscape painting.
  • 🖌️ His works focus primarily on urban landscapes and in particular the beauty of Venice, with waterways, squares and architecture taking center stage.
  • ☀️ Guardi was known for his ability to use subtle brush strokes and lighting effects that gave his paintings an extraordinary atmosphere.
  • 🖼️ In addition to landscapes, the artist also painted scenes of daily life in Venice.

Influence on art:

  • 🖌️ Francesco Guardi had a significant influence on the development of landscape painting and inspired subsequent generations of artists.
  • 🏛️ His works now adorn art galleries and collections around the world and are important examples of 18th century Venetian art.

relationships with Canaletto the Younger:

  • 🖌️ Francesco Guardi had the opportunity of Canaletto the Younger to learn, another famous Venetian painter who was known for his cityscapes.

Known for:

  • 🏆 Francesco Guardi is appreciated for his vivid depictions of 18th century Venice and his mastery of landscape painting.

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20 most famous works by Francesco Guardi: 💫

  1. "View of Venice from the Riva degli Schiavoni" (One of the most famous works)
  2. "The Grand Canal towards the Rialto Bridge" (One of the most famous works)
  3. "St. Mark's Square on a Feast Day" (One of the most famous works)
  4. "The fireworks display on the Venice lagoon" (One of the most famous works)
  5. "The Doge's Palace and the Piazzetta" (One of the most famous works)
  6. "The Riva degli Schiavoni with St. Mark's Square" (One of the most famous works)
  7. "The Lagoon with Murano and Burano"
  8. "Die Riva degli Schiavoni in Venedig"
  9. "Die Insel San Giorgio Maggiore in Venedig"
  10. "The Church of San Giorgio Maggiore"
  11. "The Doge's Palace at Sunset"
  12. "The Piazzetta di San Marco"
  13. "The Piazzetta with St. Mark's Basilica"
  14. "View of the Grand Canal from the Rialto Bridge"
  15. "The Rialto Bridge in Venice"
  16. "The Lagoon with the Campanile of San Marco"
  17. "Die Riva degli Schiavoni am Abend"
  18. "The Piazzetta with St. Mark's Basilica and the Biblioteca Marciana"
  19. "The Lagoon of Venice with the Campanile of San Marco"
  20. "Die Riva degli Schiavoni bei Nacht"

Here is the list of Francesco Guardi's most famous works:

  1. "View of Venice from the Riva degli Schiavoni"
  2. "The Grand Canal towards the Rialto Bridge"
  3. "St. Mark's Square on a Feast Day"
  4. "The fireworks display on the Venice lagoon"
  5. "The Doge's Palace and the Piazzetta"
  6. "The Riva degli Schiavoni with St. Mark's Square"

These works are considered extremely well known and represent a significant contribution to the art of the Venetian Rococo and 18th century landscape painting.

View of Venice from Riva degli Schiavoni by Francesco Guardi

"Blick auf Venedig von der Riva degli Schiavoni von Francesco Guardi"


 Francesco Guardi Italian Artist - Italienischer Kunstler - Francesco Guardis Venedig, Blick auf die Rialto-Brucke, Blick nach Norden, 1760er Jahre, Sothebys

Francesco Guardi Italian Artist - Italian artist - Francesco Guardi's "Venice, view of the Rialto Bridge, looking north", 1760s, Sothebys


 

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English:

  1. "View of Venice from the Riva degli Schiavoni"
  2. "The Grand Canal Toward the Rialto Bridge"
  3. "The St. Mark's Square on a Holiday"
  4. "Fireworks Display on the Venetian Lagoon"
  5. "The Doge's Palace and the Piazzetta"
  6. "The Riva degli Schiavoni with St. Mark's Square"
  7. "The Lagoon with Murano and Burano"
  8. "The Riva degli Schiavoni in Venice"
  9. "The Island of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice"
  10. "The Church of San Giorgio Maggiore"
  11. "The Doge's Palace at Sunset"
  12. "The Piazzetta of San Marco"
  13. "The Piazzetta with St. Mark's Basilica"
  14. "View of the Grand Canal from the Rialto Bridge"
  15. "The Rialto Bridge in Venice"
  16. "The Lagoon with the Campanile of St. Mark's"
  17. "The Riva degli Schiavoni in the Evening"
  18. "The Piazzetta with St. Mark's Basilica and the Marciana Library"
  19. "The Venetian Lagoon with the Campanile of St. Mark's"
  20. "The Riva degli Schiavoni at Night"

 

Italian:

  1. "View of Venice from the Riva degli Schiavoni"
  2. "The Grand Canal towards the Rialto Bridge"
  3. "Piazza San Marco on a public holiday"
  4. "Fireworks show on the Venice Lagoon"
  5. "Palazzo Ducale and the Piazzetta"
  6. "The Riva degli Schiavoni with Piazza San Marco"
  7. "The Lagoon with Murano and Burano"
  8. "The Riva degli Schiavoni in Venice"
  9. "The Island of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice"
  10. "The Church of San Giorgio Maggiore"
  11. "Doge's Palace at sunset"
  12. "The Piazzetta of San Marco"
  13. "The Piazzetta with the Basilica of San Marco"
  14. "View of the Grand Canal from the Rialto Bridge"
  15. "The Rialto Bridge in Venice"
  16. "The Lagoon with the Bell Tower of San Marco"
  17. "The Riva degli Schiavoni in the evening"
  18. "The Piazzetta with the Basilica of San Marco and the Marciana Library"
  19. "The Venice Lagoon with St. Mark's Campanile"
  20. "The Riva degli Schiavoni at night"