The Grand Canal with the Rialto Bridge in the Background (detail) by CANALETTO
CANALETTO
(b. 1697, Venezia, d. 1768, Venezia)

The Grand Canal with the Rialto Bridge in the Background (detail)

1724-25
Oil on canvas
Gemäldegalerie, Dresden

Directly in front of Palazzo Corner Spinelli lies a cluster of barges of various kinds, tied together for lack of space to dock.