Along the Riva

Luce Center Label

Eugene Vail made several trips to Venice and was fascinated by its rich colors, unique architecture, and exotic citizens. Along the Riva shows two women strolling along the canal, with gondolas in the background. Their elegant clothing and serene expressions evoke the relaxed, luxurious lifestyle of American tourists in Europe.

Title
Along the Riva
Artist
Date
n.d.
Location
Dimensions
45 3/8 x 32 in. (115.3 x 81.2 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Eugene Vail

Mediums
Mediums Description
oil on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure group – female
  • Waterscape – boat
  • Waterscape – canal – Riva
  • Waterscape – canal
  • Recreation – leisure – strolling
  • Architecture – boat – gondola
Object Number
1948.13.9
Palette
Linked Open Data
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