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Traders of the Adriatic, (painting)

Painter:
Guerin, Jules 1866-1946
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings-Mural
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Federal Reserve Bank 400 Sansome Street Lobby, east wall San Francisco California
Date:
1922
Notes:
Ellison, Joan, ed., "A Survey of Art Work in the City and County of San Francisco," San Francisco, CA: Art Commission, City and County of San Francisco, 1975, no. 401.
Summary:
A mural depicting a Venetian waterfront scene showing slaves attending to the masters of galleons while the masters give the Venetians rugs, gold, silver, and incense for safekeeping. In the background there is the Venetian coat of arms.
Topic:
Cityscape--Italy--Venice
Waterscape--Wharf
Figure group
Occupation--Transportation
Occupation--Service--Servant
Emblem--Coat of Arms
Control number:
IAP 88750085
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_364942

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