The Bridge of Sighs

 
Accession number AR.EP.PC.0069
Creator
Places
Venice [Venezia] (Italy)
Italy
Measurements
3.5 x 5.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
painting
Work types
postcard

Description

TRANSCRIPTION

Venice. The Bridge of Sighs.

This bridge connects the Palace of the Doges with the Prison, and recalls Byron’s immortal words, “I stood in Venice on the Bridge of Sighs, / A palace and a prison on each hand.”

Tuck’s Post Card.

“The Wide-Wide-World” - Venice. Series III.

Raphael Tuck and Sons’ “Oilette” [Regd.] Postcard 7038. Art Publishers to Their Majesties the King and Queen.

Printed in England

Collection

Ephemera Collection
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Archives, 056.SUZ.02.PCbox.094
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, DC
Accession number AR.EP.PC.0069
Creator
Places
Venice [Venezia] (Italy)
Italy
Measurements
3.5 x 5.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
painting
Work types
postcard

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