Lithograph. Sheet 175 x 250mm (7 x 9¾") large margins.
A view of Caffe Florian, reputed to be the oldest café, in the arcade of Piazza San Marco in Venice since 1720. This lithograph, made to publicise the café, emphasises its cosmopolitan character by noting the 'room for the reading of foreign newspapers'. Another great landmark, the Basilica di San Marco, can be seen on the left. Lithograph by Giovanni Pividor (d.1872).
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