EDWARD PRITCHETT, OIL ON CANVAS, C. 1850, H 20", W 30", "ST. MARK'S SQUARE"
Signed lower right: E. T. Pritchett. Active 1828 - 64, he painted innumerable cityscapes of Venice the ultimate destination of the Grand Tour. From the collection of Michael J. Kearins, who lived in Grosse Pointe Shores and acquired fine paintings circa 1930 - 40. Works have remained in the family through three generations until this time.