Bernardo

Bellotto

Artistic period 1751 to 1800

Nationality

Italian

Birth

1720 (Venezia)

Death

1780 (Warszawa)

Biography

Bernardo Bellotto, called Canaletto (* 20. May 1722, according to other sources 30. January 1721 in Venice; † 17. October 1780 in Warsaw), was a Venetian painter who is known for his realistic veduta of European cities, besides Italian cities especially Dresden, Vienna and Warsaw.